Westminster News

Minister marks Rare Disease Day

Steve Brine spoke at a Parliamentary reception and visited St Thomas' Hospital on Wednesday 28th February as part of his work on the 11th Rare Disease Day.


Taking action on the energy market

Steve Brine has welcomed news that the Government is taking action on the energy market, which he says is not working for all customers.

Steve Brine speaks on the future of diabetes care, treatment and prevention

Steve Brine responded on behalf of the Government to a Parliamentary debate on the future of diabetes care, treatment and prevention on Monday 26th February.

The debate was called by Liz McInnes MP, and was well attended, which reflects the wide-reaching impact that diabetes has.

Women over 70 still at risk from breast cancer

Steve Brine is backing the #breastcancer70 campaign, which launched on 22nd February, which reminds women aged over 70 they can still be at risk from breast cancer.

Medical Detection Dogs

Steve Brine visited Milton Keynes on Tuesday 13th February as he met the team at Medical Detection Dogs.

Steve Brine welcomes funding increase for local authorities

Parliament approved the funding settlement for English local authorities on Wednesday 7th February, that will see a real terms increase in available resources over the next two years and give them access to over £200 billion from 2015 to 2020 to deliver the high-quality services their local commu

Harestock children enjoy day in London

Thirty seven Year 6 children from Harestock Primary School had truly unique and wonderful experience when they travelled to London on Wednesday 31st January.