News

Diary - new marine engineering company at the Port

A visit to Portland Port was in the diary today, but before I got there I dropped in again on the former soldier, whose home is being refurbished to meet his disabilities. A site visit with all the contributors had been planned and when I got there at 0940 the house was full of people.

W2W - an Englishman's home is his castle

AN Englishman’s home is his castle, and long may that be the case in the UK.

A recent tragic case has highlighted why it is so important that people can act in self- defence when they or their loved ones believe their lives are in danger.

W2W - Home Invasion

AN Englishman’s home is his castle, and long may that be so in the UK.

A recent tragic case has highlighted why it is so important that people can act in self- defence when they or their loved ones believe their lives are in danger.

Diary - flood concerns at Ridge

First stop this morning was Weymouth. I was there to meet Claudia Webb, who is now running Weymouth Bid. She is doing an outstanding job and rightly reviewing what has gone before. She has many sound ideas and I support her completely. Also at the meeting was the new towncentre manager Ed Warr.

Announcement - The Serious Violence Strategy

Today, the Home Secretary Amber Rudd, will launch the Serious Violence Strategy setting out a multi-million pound commitment to steer young people away from crime and tackling violent drug-dealing gangs, building a more caring society.
 

Announcement - over two million people get a pay rise

As of yesterday, over 2 million people on the National Living Wage and National Minimum Wage will get a pay rise, showing how we are working to build a stronger, fairer economy in which people have the security of a higher pay packet to provide for their families.

W2W - united we stand

THE unified response to Russia’s latest outrage is heart-warming.

While Sergei Skripal and his daughter remain critically ill in hospital, our allies and friends have reacted in a way unprecedented since the Cold War.