Westminster News

DCMS questions

This morning, I answered questions in the Chamber of Commons for the Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport.

A Plan for Jobs

The Chancellor, Rishi Sunak, has set out the Government’s plan to support businesses, create jobs and give young people more access to job opportunities.

Good news for zoos

Since 15th June, zoos have been able to reopen outdoor areas, but I'm pleased that to further help their businesses recover from the impact of lockdown restrictions the Government has dedicated a further £100 million as a support fund.

Debate on Support for UK Industries

Last week, I represented the Government in a debate in the House of Commons on what support is available to our UK industries in this health crisis.

Third Reading of the Commonwealth Games Bill

Yesterday, I was in the Chamber for the third reading of the Birmingham Commonwealth Games Bill.

Have a look at the video above for a few short highlights of the Bill - an important moment for me not just as Sports Minister, but also as a Midlands MP.

PM statement on Black Lives Matter

Last night, the Prime Minister released a statement to the newspaper, the Voice, and published a video which you can find online here.

If you want to read the full statement, please have a look below:

DCMS questions

Yesterday in a socially distanced Chamber of Commons, I took to the despatch box for Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport questions.