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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.

Record Employment Levels

The number of people claiming unemployment benefit in Old Bexley & Sidcup has fallen by 20% in the last year.  

Immigration Act clamping down on illegal migrants

James Brokenshire has outlined how measures in the Immigration Act have helped expedite the removal of more than 2,000 foreign national offenders and how right to rent will tighten the net on those with no right to be here.