North East Bedfordshire MP Alistair Burt was pleased to support Central Bedfordshire Council’s bid last year to the highly competitive Housing Infrastructure Fund.
On 19 March, the Government published the White Paper ‘Protecting Defined Benefit Pension Schemes’ which makes it a criminal offence for businesses to neglect pension responsibilities. The move comes in the wake of the BHS and Carillion collapses.
New data shows that nearly 300,000 children are benefiting from the Government’s 30 hour free childcare offer across the country.
Following the conclusion of National Apprenticeship Week, which ran from 5 - 9 March, Alistair Burt is celebrating the vital contribution of apprentices in North East Bedfordshire.