Westminster News

Robert raises charter boats with Prime Minister

Last week Robert sought reassurance that the Prime Minister will support the pleasure boats and charter angling vessels industries.

Speaking in the House of Commons, Robert said:

Food standards and future trade deals

Robert has received a joint letter from the Department for International Trade and Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs reinforcing that the 'UK Government will not compromise' on food standards in any trade negotiation.

The letter continues:

Furlough scheme cut-off date extended to 19 March

Thousands more employees will able to receive support through the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS) after the eligibility date was extended to 19 March 2020, the government announced today.

Government package for those stuck abroad

Families across Scarborough & Whitby with loved ones stranded abroad have been told not to worry as the Government announces a £75 million package to help Britons stuck overseas return home.

Forest Reception

Robert Goodwill has signed up to support this year’s Earth Hour by making a special pledge by backing protection of the world’s forests