Press Releases

Long Term Plan for the NHS

This week, the Prime Minister launched the Long Term Plan for the NHS – a historic moment for patients in North East Bedfordshire and across the country.

Boosting homeownership – MP welcomes latest figures

New statistics show that last year’s cut to stamp duty has benefited over 180,000 households, helping more people onto the housing ladder.

£142 million has been saved this quarter by first-time buyers, up 12 per cent on the previous quarter and benefitting 58,800 households.

Biggleswade Station - One Step Closer to Redevelopment

Following a number of meetings held over the last year, led by Alistair Burt MP, and joined by a range of stakeholders, Biggleswade Station will shortly be nominated to the ‘Access for All’ scheme to help create step-free access solutions; as well as wider improvements to parking and public trans

Youth unemployment rate falls to record low

Figures released today show that unemployment has remained at its lowest level in more than four decades, with youth unemployment falling to its lowest rate since records began.