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New Business Support Website

I have been contacted by the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, the Rt Hon Alok Sharma MP, who has asked me to tell you about a new website launched by his Department to support business.

The Minister writes:

Flooding advice from the Environment Agency

In the wake of Storms Ciara and Dennis I have been contacted by the Environment Agency.

They have provided the following advice for local residents to consider both for preparedness and in the event of flooding:

Dr Luke’s Weekly Update – 8 February 2020

Select committees have become increasingly important in parliament as a way of holding the government to account. Committees closely shadow the work of a government department and scrutinise its actions; they act very much as a critical friend and, sometimes, as a constructive opposition.

Dr Luke’s Weekly Update – 25 January 2020

It’s very strange feeling to know that being a Member of Parliament means that the actions you take will be part of the history books and university courses of tomorrow.