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Strengthening the fight against serious crime

James Brokenshire has welcomed new proposals to step up the fight against organised crime with the creation of a new National Crime Agency (NCA). The details were published in a new Crime and Courts Bill which will be considered by Parliament shortly.

HMS Ocean's Olympics visit

James Brokenshire has attended a reception onboard HMS Ocean to highlight its role during the London Olympics.  James was invited in his role as Minister for Olympic Security.

Joining forces to fight fraud

Thirty-seven organisations joined forces today to launch ‘Fighting Fraud Together’, a new strategy that aims to reduce fraud - a crime estimated to cost the UK £38 billion every year.

World Mental Health Day

James Brokenshire has given his support to World Mental Health Day visiting a special stall in Bexleyheath to mark the event.

Ending Immigration Rule Abuses

James Brokenshire has welcomed news that the Government is examining changes to the immigration rules to end the abuse of ‘the right to a family life’, which often prevents the removal of foreign nationals who have been convicted of a criminal offence or breached immigration law. 

Boundary Changes

MPs issue joint statement on proposed constituency boundary changes

Bringing Queen Mary’s Hospital back to life

Old Bexley & Sidcup MP James Brokenshire has pressed senior NHS Executives this week to put health services back onto Queen Mary's Hospital and get on with plans to secure the long term future of the Sidcup hospital.

Armed Forces Day - Raising the Flag

James Brokenshire has paid tribute to the commitment and dedication of personnel working in the armed services as Armed Forces Day was marked in Bexley.