EBacc student numbers increase

James Brokenshire has welcomed news that more students in Old Bexley & Sidcup are studying the core academic subjects under the Government's EBacc programme, which will help them to get the best start in life.

New technology helps keep foreign criminals out of the UK

James Brokenshire has welcomed the successful conclusion of negotiations that will allow the UK access to vital European data on foreign terrorists, murderers and paedophiles, preventing those that could do us harm from entering Britain.

James to work to secure Blackfen Library

James Brokenshire has pledged to work with Bexley Council to pursue all options to secure continuing library services from Blackfen Library. 

Pensioner bonds reward savers in Old Bexley & Sidcup

James Brokenshire has welcomed the launch of a new Government-backed bond for pensioners, offering people over the age of 65 market-leading rates so that they can continue to grow their savings in retirement.

Remembering the Holocaust

James Brokenshire has underlined the essential need to remember the lessons of the Holocaust at a Holocaust Memorial Day Commemoration at the Home Office in Westminster. 

Southeastern Rail Summit

James Brokenshire has pressed the Department for Transport to ensure Southeastern Trains and Network Rail fulfil commitments to improve local rail services.

'Last Chance' for Southeastern

James Brokenshire will tell senior executives of Southeastern Trains that their franchise is on ‘borrowed time’ unless local rail services show significant improvements.