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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.

James writes to developers to take more care to protect habitats of wildlife

James Brokenshire has written to leading developers in his role as Communities Secretary to remind them of their legal obligation to consider the impact of a project on birds and other wildlife, following increasing concern over netting being placed in trees and hedgerows ahead of building work. 

Boosting Family Finances

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