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James welcomes Budget

James Brokenshire has welcomed the measures set out in the Chancellor’s Budget Statement in which he announced a further increase in the Personal Tax Allowance, changes designed to support savers and young people and additional help for small businesses.

Network Rail announces Easter closures

Network Rail have announced plans for rail closures over Easter Weekend which will see no trains running from Cannon Street or though London Bridge from 25 until 27 March.

James supports Alzheimer's Society's Dementia Campaign

James Brokenshire has joined over 160 other MPs at the launch of Alzheimer’s Society’s new campaign Fix Dementia Care which calls for further improvements in hospital care for people living with dementia.

James opens new dementia ward at Queen Mary's

James Brokenshire has attended the official opening of the new Holbrook Dementia Unit at Queen Mary’s Hospital, where he saw first-hand the effort that has gone into providing a space where the most pioneering dementia care can be provided in a homely and comfortable setting.

James responds to Riot Compensation Bill

James Brokenshire has given his support to new measures to update the law governing compensation for those affected by rioting and ensure that it remains relevant in the twenty first century.

Charities unite to tackle cancer

James Brokenshire has demonstrated his support for World Cancer Day (4 February), attending an event in Parliament to celebrate the work of Britain’s cancer charities and launch the new Unity Band.