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Brexit Update....Pause (29.05.19)

Before attempting to digest the European Elections, let me say a word about Prime Minister Theresa May, who announced her departure last week.

Brexit update

As the Westminster week ends, and we have a brief recess, I think we have reached a significant further stage of the Brexit process.

Letter from the Prime Minister

Dear constituents

I thought you would like to see this letter from the PM about leaving the EU.

As I have previously made clear, I support leaving the EU with an agreement.

I intend to support this latest attempt.

Rt Hon Alistair Burt MP

Alistair Burt Supports High Flying Apprentices

Apprentices from North East Bedfordshire were joined by Alistair Burt in the House of Commons last week to celebrate the 12,000 apprenticeships provided by the UK’s Aerospace, Defence, Security and Space industries.

Beer duty and support for pubs

I am grateful for the latest emails I have received from constituents who remain concerned about beer duty and support for our local pubs.

End the Cage Age

Thank you to everyone who has emailed me recently to say that they have signed the parliamentary petition to ‘End the Cage Age’, calling for a ban on all caged farming.

Parliamentary Update

Parliament remains in a state of anticipation in relation to further progress on Brexit.