Alistair Burt has welcomed news that young people across Bedford Borough and Central Bedfordshire are benefiting from rising school standards with 9 more schools in Beds Borough and 7 more schools in Central Beds being rated good or outstanding compared with 2010.
North East Bedfordshire MP Alistair Burt is supporting the Rail Delivery Group’s initiative to raise awareness about a travel discount card that helps to lower the cost of finding work. The Rail Delivery Group brings together train companies and Network Rail to enable a better railway.
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.