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Bulletin - December - Teaching Phonics

I’ve always been an avid reader; newspapers, books, football magazines, political journals, almost anything.  Electronic reading has finally reached me – I held out for a while – but I realise particularly with travel it’s a fantastic medium for keeping up with events, and having something to han

Replacement of Childcare Vouchers Scheme

I have been contacted by a number of constituents who are concerned about the replacement of the Childcare Vouchers Scheme with Tax-Free Childcare.  

Burt on the Benches - November 2017 - Parliament & Local

With so many topics being debated in Government and Parliament at the moment, and a huge amount of work going on, it’s not always easy to find a few hundred words to cover it all.  I do hope many of you will follow my website, as my team and I try to add information on very many subjects that are

Bulletin - October - International Citizen Service

Recently I was delighted to meet several constituents who are part of the International Citizen Service - a UK Government programme which brings together young people from the UK to volunteer in partnership with young people from developing countries in some of the poorest communities in Africa,