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Visit to Brexit ready Bristol Port

Productive meeting earlier with Bristol Port discussing Free Ports and Brexit. They have been ready for Brexit since March and anticipate the many opportunities there will be once we've left the EU and are a free, sovereign, independent nation once again.

New local police recruiting targets

The Home Office has today confirmed the recruiting targets for 42 forces in England and Wales.  It is the first stage to recruit 20,000 Police Officers over 3 years.

UK and EU defence collaboration after Brexit

Today I asked the Prime Minister to confirm that if we were to Brexit without a deal, there would be no adverse effect on defence collaboration with our European allies in procurement, manufacturing and general operations.

The Prime Minister confirmed this.

More competition for broadband needed!

Today at Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport questions, I asked how we could increase competition for Broadband when a number of my constituents are stuck with one provider.