Westminster News

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.

New Immigration Minister

James Brokenshire has been appointed as Immigration Minister at the Home Office

The Week Ahead

As Parliament returns after the Xmas recess, James previews some of his work and events for the forthcoming week.

Calling Time on the ‘Costa Del Crime’

James Brokenshire has praised joint work between the UK and Spain in fighting organised crime during a meeting with the Spanish Security Minister.  

Syria Vote

My thoughts on yesterday's debate on Britain's response to the use of chemical weapons in Syria