Westminster News

James welcomes ban on Wild Animals in Circuses

James Brokenshire has welcomed legislation to ban the use of wild animals in travelling circuses. The Wild Animals in Circuses Bill means that circus operators in England will no longer be able to use wild animals as part of a travelling circus.

Boosting Family Finances

James Brokenshire has welcomed tax changes which will see families across Bexley keeping more money in their pockets.

Spring Statement 2019

James Brokenshire has welcomed the Chancellor’s Spring Budget Statement, which included extra police funding to tackle knife crime, new investment in education, and measures that accelerate the shift to a clean economy.  

James welcomes record high in employment

James Brokenshire has welcomed the positive news that employment has reached the highest level on records with wages rising at their fastest pace in a decade.

Autumn Budget 2018

James has welcomed the Chancellor’s Autumn Budget, which included an increase in NHS and mental health funding, measures to help more people onto the housing ladder and important investment into local communities and high streets.

Budget 2017

James Brokenshire has welcomed the Chancellor's Spring Budget Statement, which included additional support for the elderly, new investment in education and our schools and further measures designed to support Britain's businesses.

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.