Bereavement Leave

24th October 2017
I want parents to feel properly supported by their employer when they go through the deeply distressing ordeal of losing a child.

Emergency Service Workers

13th October 2017
We owe emergency service workers a debt of gratitude for the courage, commitment and dedication they demonstrate in carrying out their duties, which is why the Government is supporting the Private Member's Bill to protect emergency workers.

Local Housing Allowance

11th October 2017
Reforms to Housing Benefit are a central part of the Government's plan to create a welfare system that supports the most vulnerable and is fair to taxpayers.

Energy Saving in Homes

9th October 2017
The sustainability of buildings is crucial to tackling climate change in the UK, and I recognise that energy efficiency and decarbonising buildings will be key to meeting our domestic commitments.

Universal Credit

2nd October
Universal Credit is a major reform that will transform the welfare state in Britain.

Suffering from ME

20th September 2017
I know ME can be a painful and extremely debilitating condition, impacting on the quality of life of an individual.

Executive Pay

6th September 2017
The Government has now announced its plans on corporate governance reform following a thorough consultation process. I am pleased to say that a large focus of these reforms will be to tackle abuses and excesses in the boardroom, specifically that of executive pay.

Environment and Nature Laws

21st June 2017
The British countryside is some of the most beautiful in the world, so I am delighted that Ministers are committed to safeguarding our vibrant natural environment.