Westminster News

Dr Luke supports campaign to close deadly cancer gap

Dr Luke Evans, newly elected Member of Parliament for Hinckley and Bosworth and a GP, is backing calls from the Less Survivable Cancers Taskforce (LSCT) to end a vicious cycle which has seen survivability stagnate amongst the six deadliest cancers over the last decade.

Dr Luke welcomes pay rise for workers in Hinckley and Bosworth

Families in Hinckley and Bosworth can look forward to receiving a well-earned pay rise with a new National Living Wage (NLW) of £8.72 per hour from 1 April 2020, its biggest cash increase ever – and a rise from the current value of £8.21

Introducing the new Veterans' Railcard

Up to 700,000 veterans who are not covered by existing rail cards will be able to receive the discount. The move announced today will build on the Conservatives’ commitment to supporting veterans and recognising their service to the country.