The UK has gone a full year without importing any Russian gas – in a boost for the country’s energy security.
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Inflation down, energy price cap down, economic forecast up.
This week inflation has fallen by 1.4 per cent, Ofgem announced the energy price cap will fall by over £400 from July and the IMF has predicted the UK economy to grow having previously predicted a recession.
Reforms to deliver fairer Private Rented Sector for tenants and landlords.
Eleven million tenants across England will benefit from safer, fairer and higher quality homes thanks to a once-in-a-generation overhaul of housing laws.
Government sets out plan to boost access to primary care.
Ministers have announced policies to tackle the 8am GP appointment rush and give a bigger role to pharmacies to ease pressure on the NHS.
World Bee Day 2023.
Harrogate and Knaresborough MP, Andrew Jones, has published a video speaking with Bilton and Nidd Gorge Councillor and North Yorkshire climate change champion, Paul Haslam, regarding the importance of bees and how to protect them.
NHS to save £7bn thanks to medicine pricing agreement.
The voluntary scheme for branded medicines pricing and access (VPAS) means patients can access new lifesaving treatments in a cost effective way for the NHS.
Government extends £2 bus fare cap.
Millions of passengers across England will continue to ‘Get Around for £2’ as the Government has confirmed the £2 bus fare will be extended until 31 October.
Government backs British farmers with new package of support.
Farmers will benefit from a commitment to protect their interests in future trade deals, support to boost domestic fruit and veg production and new investment in technologies thanks to a package of support set out by the Prime Minister Rishi Sunak ahead of a summit hosted at Downing Street today (16 May).
Community Ownership Fund third round to open.
The £150 million Community Ownership Fund will launch its third bidding round on 31 May 2023 with the Government publishing a new prospectus detailing changes to the eligibility requirements of the programme.
VIDEO: MP highlights tree strategy.
Harrogate and Knaresborough MP, Andrew Jones, has published a video detailing the importance of trees in our communities to offset carbon emissions and the steps the Government is taking to plant more trees.