The Homelessness Reduction Act comes into force in April. But councils should use their public health budgets to provide specialist help to those who need it.
Posts Tagged: Bob Blackman MP
Interview: The double-hatted Suella Fernandes – both a member of the Government and a pro-Leave group leader
She points to the opportunities to imitate New Zealand agriculture, and to crack down on big businesses which evade tax.
Nineteen Members of Parliament have so far declared publicly.
The report I have been working on over the past year will provide the Government with a clear strategy to help tackle rough sleeping.
Bob Blackman: I’m proud to have the support of the Conservative Government for my Homelessness Reduction Bill
Aside from the dreadful human cost, homelessness is very expensive.
Bob Blackman’s Bill offers new hope for people in desperate need.
The Parliamentary Party has just been through two divisive experiences, and there was evidently no appetite for a third.
I’m delighted to announce that the Pearson and AQA exam boards have agreed to continue providing the foreign languages they were offering.
Twenty five Tory MPs joined Labour and the SNP in opposing liberalisation, and provided the Government’s margin of defeat.
Having Freedom of Information law follow public funds into the third sector is welcome, but the Government must stop paying to lobby itself.
The number of rebels has risen; it is concentrated among post-2005 intake Tories, and in seats that are either marginal or were until recently.
We reveal who will sit on the Communities and Local Government, Environment and Rural Affairs, Justice, Public Accounts and Science and Technology committees.
Both parties hammered the Lib Dems as a clutch of very slender victories gave Labour their point of light on election night.
Priti Patel, Alok Sharma, Shailesh Vara – all have played a part in the big push among Indian-origin voters. It needs more money and support.
Our fifth battleground summary explores the capital, where Labour and the Conservatives square off whilst trying to squeeze out the Liberal Democrats.