On Monday 4th August I took part in a discussion on BBC Radio 4's consumer programme, You and Yours, on the problem of bank fraud and specifically vishing, a relatively new type of telephone scam in which victims are deceived into transferring funds...
I welcome the Government's announcement that an extra Â£28.4 million will be invested in Surrey schools, part of an additional Â£390m being allocated in 2015/16 to make funding for schools fairer. The new funding represents an increase in the total...
I am delighted to have been appointed a Minister at the Department for Education (early years, early intervention and childcare) and Cabinet Office (constitutional affairs). Alongside my constituency responsibilities I am looking forward to taking...
Last weekend, the Mail on Sunday carried a report on an East Surrey couple defrauded of their life savings (Â£42,300) through a new type of financial scam known as vishing. Vishing (Voice phishing) is a type of telephone scam in which victims are deceived into transferring funds to...
On Friday (20th June) I visited Windmill Manor (Hurst Green) and Amherst (Horley) care homes, in support of National Care Home Open Day. First held in 2013, this national event involved thousands of UK care homes opening their doors to the public...
On Friday, I spent time at East Surrey Hospital helping out as a Nursing Assistant on the Capel Ward. As the son of a nurse, I thought I knew what to expect, but the experience was a real eye opener. Caring for frail and elderly patients, I was...
Tomorrow is the 70th anniversary of the D-Day landings, the largest seaborne invasion in history and a critical turning point in the Second World War. In addition to a series of major commemorations taking place to mark this historic occasion, the...
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As of today, 40% of two year olds are entitled to 15 hours free childcare. Off to Bognor Regis to see Stepping Stones nursery roll out offer
3 hours ago
@NickyMorgan01 spot on that traditional GCSEs including science & foreign language keep options open and are key to success. #backtoschool
4 hours ago
New curriculum emphasises core subjects + computing and financial education to prepare children for life in modern Britain.#backtoschoolweek
4 hours ago
@ToryBites You end up with Miliband in No 10 and Ed Balls in Number 11 and the country in economic peril once again!
13 hours ago
The Tories alone offer hope of a referendum - via @Telegraph http://t.co/4xGKoiLplw > spot on!
13 hours ago
RT @David_Cameron: On Monday, I will speak in the House on the measures we're taking to defeat extremism, protect our way of life and keep â€¦
1.6 days ago
The abuse is STILL going on â€“ and now itâ€™s even worse, says SUE REID http://t.co/tc86NwJwsc via @MailOnline > where are the Rotheram arrests
2.1 days ago
RT @DouglasCarswell: Only the Conservatives will guarantee and deliver an In /Out referendum. It will only happen if Cameron is Prime Minisâ€¦
3.9 days ago