Westminster News

Supporting young people with learning disabilities

The disabilities minister, Penny Mordaunt, told Kevin Hollinrake that she will be launching a consultation in March into how best to ensure young people with learning disabilities find meaningful employment.

The Prime Minister's Brexit speech

I am delighted that the Prime Minister, Theresa May, today delivered her excellent speech clarifying the government's position on Brexit following the referendum last June. 

Ten Minute Rule Bill on Guardianship

As you may be aware, I have been working closely with the parents of Claudia Lawrence, missing for 7 long years, and have secured Government support for a Ten Minute Rule Bill on Guardianship, which, if successful, will allow trusted family or friends the opportunity to manage the missing person’

Government delivers fairer funding deal for rural schools

Kevin Hollinrake MP has welcomed the Government announcement that they will make significant reforms to school funding, which will mean that, overall, schools in Thirsk and Malton are better off by nearly £1.5 million per annum whilst North Yorkshire as a whole is almost £7 million better off per

Local builder speaks to MPs about housing demand

Kevin Hollinrake MP met constituent Daniel Gath in Westminster as they attended a meeting of the Communities and Local Government Committee. Mr. Gath, Managing Director of Daniel Gath Homes, was invited by Mr. Hollinrake to give evidence to a session on Monday 21st November.

Autumn Statement

Kevin Hollinrake welcomes the Chancellor’s first and last Autumn Statement