Westminster News

Holocaust Memorial Day

Damian signed the Holocaust Educational Trust’s Book of Commitment this week, ahead of Holocaust Memorial Day coming up on Sunday, marking the anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz-Birkenau.

Damian said:

Statement on Brexit negotiations

Below is a statement made by Damian on Tuesday 22nd January 2019:

 

These are testing times for our politics and democracy.

Support for families in new tax year

Figures released by the ONS show that employment has hit a record high - 32.26 million - up by more than 3 million since 2010, and the rate of employment is now at 75.4%; the highest since comparable records began in 1971.

Damian welcomes the Spring Statement

Damian has welcomed the Spring Statement delivered by The Chancellor of the Exchequer this week, which shows that the economy continues to grow, continues to create jobs and continues to beat expectations.

More people now saving for retirement

New figures show that 11,000 more people in East Hampshire are now saving more for their retirement, due to changes made to workplace pensions.