National News

350,000 more people in work

Between June and September this year unemployment fell by 37,000 and since last year 350,000 more people now have a full time job.

UK GDP growth

Figures released by the Office of National Statistics show that between July and September 2016, the British economy grew by 0.5%, meaning our economy has grown by over 1

Heathrow decision: Britain is open for business

Secretary of State for Transport Chris Grayling today announced that a decision has been taken to expand Heathrow by building a third runway."Britain is open for business.

Conservative Party Conference Day Four

We are a party that – under the strong and proven leadership of Theresa May – is determined to build a country that works for everyone.

Conservative Party Conference Day Two

We need a Government that delivers serious reform and builds a country that works for everyone, and not just the privileged few.

Building an economy that works for everyone

Today’s employment statistics show that with 31.77 million people in work, employment remains at a record high of 74.5%, while unemployment stands at 4.9%.