The Public Sector Finances bulletin, published this morning by the Office for National Statistics, shows that public sector net borrowing in June 2019 was £7.2 billion – £3.8 billion higher than in June 2018 and the largest June deficit since 2015. In his Spring Statement in March, the Chancellor said the Government would borrow £29.3
This morning, the Office for Budget Responsibility published its Fiscal Risks Report, revealing that the UK will enter a recession if it leaves the EU without a deal. Britain has a dysfunctional economy that stops people getting on and living a happy, secure life. It would be unforgivable to heap further stress and anxiety on
I've joined the Liberal Democrats because it is at the forefront of a renewed, progressive and internationalist movement in British politics that shares my values.
I am more optimistic than ever before that we can change the trajectory of our country, taking it in a more progressive direction.
My response to Government announcements on youth violence in the wake of the Serious Youth Violence Summit in Downing Street.
Today I resigned my membership of the Labour Party and, from hereon, I will continue to serve the parliamentary constituency of Streatham as an independent MP. I set out below the reasons for this decision which are rooted in my values and principles.
Over 100 MPs have signed a letter urging the Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sports to provide urgent funding support to the Black Cultural Archives.
Both the current Lambeth Council administration and the Shirley Oaks Survivors Association deserve a huge amount of credit.
I know you will be very concerned about the state of housing blocks in our community, and several of you have already contacted me seeking clarification and reassurance
I passionately believe that our community and our country is better off, safer and stronger in the world with the UK as a member of the EU.
My constituents are clear that they want to see a rigorous judicial style approach adopted by the Inquiry.
On issues such as this, which concern our national security, war and peace, Members of Parliament have to solemnly decide -- as best we can -- what to do.