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Ground Breaking Cancer Centre for Queen Marys

James Brokenshire MP will join senior NHS Executives at a ‘ground breaking’ ceremony later this week to mark the start of construction of the new Cancer Centre at Queen Mary’s Hospital. 

You’re Hired! Apprentice numbers grow in Old Bexley & Sidcup

James Brokenshire has welcomed new figures showing 560 new apprenticeships were started by people in Old Bexley and Sidcup over the course of last year. In total roughly 2,600 new apprenticeships have been started in the constituency since the General Election in 2010.

Battle of Britain Charity Concert

James Brokenshire joined Mayor of Bexley Councillor Howard Marriner at a special charity fundraising concert organised by the Sidcup Rotary Club marking the anniversary of the Battle of Britain. 

Transforming London Bridge

James Brokenshire has visited the upgrade works taking place at London Bridge and seen how work is underway to transform the station into a modern, transport hub capable of meeting demand until 2076.

Speed up Waste4Fuel clearance

James Brokenshire has pressed the Environment Agency to speed up work to clear the Waste 4 Fuel Site after several fires in the last week. 

Welling Will Remember Them

New exhibition launched bringing to life the stories of the men from East Wickham & Welling who lost their lives during WW1

Biggest fall in unemployment on record

James Brokenshire has warmly welcomed new official figures showing that the number of people claiming Job Seeker's Allowance in Old Bexley& Sidcup has dropped by a half since April 2010.