Westminster News

Autumn 2017 Budget: What it will mean for you

Richard Harrington, MP for Watford, has today welcomed a forward thinking budget that will prepare us for the challenges we face and create new opportunities in Britain and Watford.

Watford MP welcomes more investment in schools

On Monday 17th July 2017, the Education Secretary, The Rt Hon Justine Greening MP, announced a significant additional investment for schools in England, to support the transition to a national funding formula from April 2018.

Government triggers Article 50 and begins UK's departure from European Union

On Wednesday 29th March,  the United Kingdom’s Permanent Representative to the EU handed a letter to President of the European Council on behalf of the Prime Minister, Theresa May MP, confirming the government’s decision to invoke Article 50 of the Treaty on European Union. 

Government Sets Out Negotiating Principles for Leaving the EU

Today (17th January 2017), Prime Minster Theresa May, set out her Government’s 12 negotiating objectives for Brexit.

These objectives clearly set out how we can succeed as a nation after we leave the EU, making our country stronger and fairer in the process.