Westminster News

Andrew writes to the Chancellor on IR35

Andrew has today (17th December 2019) written to Sajid Javid, the Chancelllor of the Exchequer, asking the Chancellor to outline when the UK Government's promised review of IR35 will take place.

The text of the letter was as follows: 

 

"Dear Sajid,

The 2019 General Election

The 2019 General Election was not one any of us wanted. But it was one that the country needed.

EU Withdrawal Agreement Voted Through

Last night in Parliament MPs voted through the Prime Ministers EU Withdrawal Agreement. Andrew described the event as a huge step towards delivering Brexit. 

Andrew Pays Tribute to Outgoing Prime Minister

Andrew today paid tribute to outgoing Prime Minister Theresa May having served as her Parliamentary Private Secretary for the past six  months. Speaking after she announced her resignation he said, 

Thank You - London Marathon

I would like to take this opportunity to thank everyone who kindly donated to Alzheimer's Research UK by sponsoring me to run the London Marathon. Thanks to you, I have now raised over £1600 for the charity- one that is very close to my heart.

Meeting with AllianceIP

Andrew described a meeting with AllianceIP this week as being "really informative and productive" the meeting was arranged to highlight and learn about the importance of Intellectual Property to the UK Economy and the work we need to do to to ensure our flourishing Creative Industries sector is p

Celebrating World Book Day

Andrew met with representatives from World Book Day in Parliament today. Following the meeting Andrew highlighted the importance of getting children into reading and the wide ranging benefits it brings. 

Update From Westminster

As I write, we stand at the beginning of another tumultuous week in British Politics.