Westminster News

Covid-19 Financial Support

The Chancellor of the Exchequer has announced a comprehensive package of measures to support businesses in response to the serious economic caused by the Coronavirus outbreak full details of which can be found here

A Budget to ‘get things done’

James Brokenshire has welcomed the Chancellor’s 2020 Budget which delivers on the promises made to the British people and gets things done, investing in the NHS, public services and infrastructure.

James appointed Security Minister at Home Office

James Brokenshire has been appointed Minister of State for Security at the Home Office. In this role, James has responsibility for national security and counter-terrorism policy, National Crime Agency oversight, Fire Service, and serious and organised crime strategy.

'Shifting the Dial' on Lung Cancer

James Brokenshire has called for greater attention on early diagnosis and treatment of lung cancer to improve outcomes for patients and achieve the ambitions set out in the health service’s long term plan.

James welcomes Queen’s Speech measures

James Brokenshire has welcomed the measures set out in the Queen’s Speech which delivers Brexit, alongside an ambitious programme of domestic reform that improves the lives of individuals and benefits the wider society.

Delivering Brexit

I strongly believe that we need to respect and give effect to the 2016 referendum and see that the UK leaves the European Union.  That was why I was one of the sponsors of the original Act of Parliament which triggered the ‘Article 50’ process for our departure.  I also believe that this should b