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James Re-elected

James has been re-elected to continue to serve as the MP for Old Bexley & Sidcup

Bank fines to fund apprenticeships

James Brokenshire has welcomed the Prime Minister’s announcement that the £227million fines levied against Deutsche Bank for manipulating the LIBOR and EURIBOR inter-bank lending rates will be used to create a further 50,000 apprenticeships.

Rail Fares Freeze

James has warmly welcomed news that a Conservative Government would freeze the price of season tickets and other regulated rail fares in real terms for five years.  

New Clubhouse Completed

James has congratulated Dartfordians RFC on the completion of their Club House Extension off Bourne Road in Bexley Village 

Strengthening Britain's Border

James welcomes introduction of exit checks to help identify those who have overstayed their visas and are in the UK illegally.

More local apprenticeships

James Brokenshire has welcomed publication of figures showing that 310 new apprenticeships were started by people in Old Bexley & Sidcup between August 2014 and January 2015. 

Making sure migrants contribute to the NHS

James Brokenshire has welcomed the introduction of the Migrant Health Surcharge on 6 April, which will recoup up to £1.7 billion over the next ten years to help pay for the cost of NHS treatment given to temporary migrants.

James supports the Alzheimer's Society's general election campaign

James Brokenshire has given his support to the Alzheimer’s Society’s campaign to get more people with the condition diagnosed and ensuring that we each play our part in helping those with dementia to live as comfortably and as independently as possible.

Plan to Clear Waste 4 Fuel Site

Environment Agency and Bromley Council announce plans to clear the Waste 4 Fuel Site near Crittals Corner.