Westminster News

Steve Brine speaks in energy drinks debate

Steve Brine told Parliament that the Government would not rule out further action on energy drinks as he responded to a Westminster Hall debate on the subject.

Steve Brine welcomes rogue landlord crackdown

Steve Brine has welcomed news that the Government has brought into force new powers that will help local authorities crack down on rogue landlords and drive up standards in the private rented sector.

College Principals make their case in Parliament

Steve Brine hosted the Principals of three local colleges on Monday 19th March, as they gathered for an annual event in Parliament organised by the Association of Colleges.

Steve Brine MP welcomes safety drive on maternity

Steve Brine has welcomed news that the Government will give the majority of women care from the same midwives throughout their pregnancy, labour and birth by 2021– as Ministers continue their drive to make the NHS the safest place in the world to give birth.

First World War Poetry Competition

Steve Brine is supporting an international competition which enables young people to play their part in commemorating the centenary of the First World War through the creative arts.

Increased pay for NHS workers

Steve Brine has welcomed a 'landmark' deal and has thanked NHS staff for their hard work through a difficult winter, as news comes of a pay rise across the NHS.

Future capacity on agenda with Network Rail

Steve Brine met up with senior officials from Network Rail on Wednesday 7th March, to discuss the future of our rail service and examine current issues facing local commuters.

Future of agriculture consultation

Steve Brine has welcomed a consultation which he says is a 'once in a lifetime opportunity' for landowners and farmers to shape the future of English farming and the environment to ensure we create more resilient habitats, richer wildlife, healthier rivers and cleaner water.