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Dehenna Davison: Levelling up means nobody should be forced to leave their home town

41 minutes ago   |   Conservative Home

Dehenna Davison is MP for Bishop Auckland. The past year has been tough. Nobody can deny that. The Covid-19 pandemic has taken a toll on us all; affecting society's health...
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Ben Houchen: The Budget. On Wednesday, Sunak must hear the voice of the North - and kickstart a new era of job creation

1 day ago   |   Conservative Home

Ben Houchen is the Mayor of the Tees Valley. With spirits buoyed by the Prime Minister's roadmap out of pandemic restrictions, and the light at the end of the Covid tunnel...
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Rishi Sunak urged to NOT increase taxes to pay for Covid cost - 'Get the economy flying!'

Rishi Sunak urged to NOT increase taxes to pay for Covid cost - 'Get the economy flying!'

1 day ago   |   Daily Express

RISHI Sunak should shelve any plans he may have to levy new taxes on the British people, because in doing so he risks jeopardising the country's recovery, according to an...
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Kids Company founder calls for apology from Gove

1 day ago   |   BBC

The charity, which supported vulnerable young people in London and Bristol, closed its doors in 2015.
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Thousands sign petition against vaccine passports

1 day ago   |   BBC

Nearly 200,000 people have urged the government not to introduce the documents offering proof of vaccination.
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Anne Milton: The Government must protect pupil choice when reforming qualifications

1 day ago   |   Conservative Home

Anne Milton was Minister of State for Apprenticeships and Skills, and MP for Guildford from 2005 to 2019. The Department for Education is currently reviewing the findings from...
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James Somerville-Meikle: Sunak should make supporting families a priority in his Budget

2 days ago   |   Conservative Home

James Somerville-Meikle is Head of Public Affairs at the Catholic Union. The economic cost of this pandemic is all too clear for many. But personal finances and household...
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FMQs: Nicola Sturgeon reports latest coronavirus figures with 31 deaths in past 24 hours

2 days ago   |   Herald Scotland   |   2 articles

Another 31 people have died in the last 24 hours, as almost 1,000 new positive cases of coronavirus are reported in Scotland.
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The Future of Qualifications in Wales 

2 days ago   |   Click on Wales

You can register here for the IWA's upcoming event discussing the effect of changes to the curriculum in Wales. Education in Wales is in the spotlight like never...
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Covid vaccine: Two doses of Pfizer jag produce high number of antibodies

2 days ago   |   Herald Scotland   |   2 articles

People of all ages who have had two doses of the Pfizer/BioNTech coronavirus vaccine produce high numbers of antibodies, new research suggests.
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Lib Dems extend hand to new Scottish Labour leader to build ‘federal UK'

The Liberal Democrats have offered to work with Scottish Labour's new leader to build a “federal UK”. Read more ...

'You're not ready for independence!' Newsnight host savages Blackford in...

'You're not ready for independence!' Newsnight host savages Blackford in fiery BBC clash

BBC NEWSNIGHT host Faisal Islam took the SNP's Westminster leader Ian Blackford to task amid the emerging SNP civil war. Read more ...

Alexander Stafford: A freeport in South Yorkshire will prove our commitment...

Alexander Stafford is MP for Rother Valley. As the first Conservative Member of Parliament ever to be elected to serve Rother Valley in its 101-year history, repaying the trust... Read more ...

‘Brexit has been a success' France expert says ‘Britain is in better...

‘Brexit has been a success' France expert says ‘Britain is in better position than Europe'

A LEADING France expert has praised Brexit as a "success," telling the BBC that Britain is in a far better position than Europe. Read more ...

It was MY idea! Tony Blair says he thought of UK vaccine plan first...

It was MY idea! Tony Blair says he thought of UK vaccine plan first - despite Hancock snub

TONY BLAIR has claimed he thought of the UK's Covid vaccine plan first, despite Government sources claiming Matt Hancock is no longer speaking to him. Read more ...

Sturgeon crisis: Independence to risk 60% of exports and create £50bn...

Sturgeon crisis: Independence to risk 60% of exports and create £50bn blackhole - report

NICOLA STURGEON'S independence dreams have been shattered after a damning new report found an independent Scotland could put 60 percent of exports at risk worth more than... Read more ...

Scottish Labour to name new leader

Scottish Labour is set to announce its new leader with just 10 weeks until the Holyrood election. Read more ...

Oh dear, Ursula! MEP admits Swexit may be on the table after Brexit - ‘It...

Oh dear, Ursula! MEP admits Swexit may be on the table after Brexit - ‘It will come'

BRUSSELS may well be under threat from losing another member state after one MEP admitted cracks in the European Union "will come eventually". Read more ...

Newslinks for Saturday 27th February 2021

Newslinks for Saturday 27th February 2021

Salmond denounces Sturgeon: ‘Scotland's leadership has failed' “Downing Street has been urged to intervene in the escalating Salmond-Sturgeon feud as the former Scottish First... Read more ...

What will be in Rishi Sunak's 2021 budget?

Expect measures to help economic recovery but watch out for capital gains tax and other tax rises Rishi Sunak's budget on 3 March is set to unveil a range of measures to help... Read more ...