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How to be "Scam Aware"

Scammers have used this pandemic to manipulate and profit from the vulnerable.

They have adopted "phishing" tactics and false pseudonyms to trick people into giving away personal details. That is why Scam Awareness Month could not have come at a better time.

Campaign success for Free School Meals to be extended this Summer

Having lobbied the government heavily on this matter I am pleased that the government has announced plans to set up a "Covid Summer Food Fund" to provide food vouchers covering the six-week holiday period.

 

Please find below the Education Secretary's letter to MPs. 

Food Standards Update from Ministers and Food Standards Agency

The Chair of the Food Standards Agency has written a letter to MPs clarifying the role of the Food Standards Agency after the Transition Period, whilst Ministers have committed to maintaining food standards post-Brexit. Numerous constituents have got in touch on food standards so I thought I would share.

PMQs - asking the PM to use British steel for HS2

British steel is the best in the world, and we should be using it in our national infrastructure projects. On Wednesday, I asked the Prime Minister to make sure that there is British steel in HS2.