Unpaid Trial Work Periods Bill

I have been contacted by a number of constituents about the Second Reading of the Unpaid Trial Work Periods (Prohibition) Bill on 16 March.

Refugee Family Reunion Bill

I am grateful to everyone who has contacted me recently regarding the Second Reading of the Refugees (Family Reunion) (No. 2) Bill on 16 March.

Free School Meals and Universal Credit

Thank you to those constituents who have contacted me prior to the debate on eligibility for free school meals under Universal Credit in the House of Commons today (13 March).

Brexit and Devolution

Thank you for contacting me about the UK's withdrawal from the EU and its effect on the devolved administrations.

NHS Staffing and Brexit

Thank you for contacting me about the effects of leaving the EU on the NHS.

Changes to East Midlands Trains Timetable from May 2018

East Midland Trains have provided the attached leaflet, which I know some constituents will find of interest.

There have been some delays with Network Rail updating all timetables online, but the full Thameslink timetable should be released in PDF form shortly.

Israel Apartheid Week

I condemn all acts of antisemitism in the strongest possible terms. Any discrimination or hostility based on religion or race is deplorable and there is no place for it in our society.

EDM 619 - Universities Superannuation Scheme

Universities are subject to regular assessment of their financial sustainability, management and governance with government setting the legislative framework for pension schemes to operate within.