Westminster News

Government Update

The Prime Minister has set out a carefully-designed package to ease the burdens of lockdown to keep the virus under control. Everyone must stay alert to control the virus and save lives.

Trade Bill Debate

Today our historic Trade Bill will be debated in the House of Commons, establishing the UK as an independent trading power now that we have left the EU.

Top Announcements - Testing Increased, NHS & Business Funding

We have launched a new plan to dramatically ramp up Coronavirus testing so that by the end of this month, we can carry out 100,000 tests every day in England. But in the meantime, the most important thing to do is for people to stay at home

New Scheme to Support Self-Employed People

All over the world, we are seeing the devastating impact of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.

Without a huge national effort to halt the growth of this virus, there will come a moment when no health service in the world could possibly cope.