News

Question: National Security Advisor

Today Jerome asked the Rt Hon Michael Gove MP, Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster, about the appointment of David Frost as National Security Adviser. 

Jerome visits RAF Museum

On Friday 26th June Jerome visited the RAF Air Defence Radar Museum at Neatishead. RAF Neatishead was first established by the Air Ministry in 1941 and saw active service throughout the Second World War and the Cold War.

Net Zero Anniversary

One year ago, the UK became the first major economy to legally commit to reaching net zero emissions by 2050. In doing so, the UK continued its important role as a global leader in the fight against climate change.

4th July Re-Opening: Advice for Businesses

On 24th June, the government updated its 'sector specific' guidance to various types of business, with information about what needs to be done to re-open in a Covid-19 secure way.

General Guidance

Question: Debate on the Economy

Today Jerome asked the Rt Hon Jacob Rees MP, Lord President of the Council and Leader of the House of Commons, whether a debate could be scheduled to consider the economy post-Covid-19. 

Environmental Audit Committee

The Environmental Audit Committee met this morning, to hear evidence from the Rt Hon George Eustace, Secretary of State for Defra.

Question: Social Distancing

Jerome today asked an Urgent Question of Edward Argar MP (Minister of State, Department of Health & Social Care) as to whether the social distance could be reduced from two metres, and about the conditions under which this could happen.

Shop with confidence

I was in Aylsham today, where wider pavements and sanitiser points are in place so we can all be confident in supporting our local businesses.