New support for survivors of domestic abuse

Today, I was pleased to learn that frontline charities have been awarded government support to provide 1,500 new bed spaces to support survivors of domestic abuse at risk during the pandemic. This has been backed by £8.1 million in Government support, with 103 charity bids set to benefit.

Safety after Covid and an end to rough sleeping

Having offered accommodation to over 90% of roughsleepers since the start of the pandemic, this week I was pleased to see that Housing Secretary Robert Jenrick announced that 6,000 more homes are to be made available for vulnerable rough sleepers, so that they can move into long term, stable acco

Andrea Writes to Save Haigh Woods

Following the disappointing decision of the Leeds City Council Plans Panel to overturn its original refusal of planning application 17/08262/OT, better known as Haigh Woods, I have written to the Secretary of State for Housing, Communuities, and Local Government, the Rt Honorable Robert Jenrick M

Andrea Calls for Ticket Refunds

Today I asked the Minister of State for Transport about ticket refunds for commuters across Morley & Outwood

I'm pleased the Government has worked with rail companies to make refunds avaliable for all during this difficult time.

Job Retention Scheme Extended

Today, the Chancellor has announced that the Job Retention Scheme will be extended for four months, until the end of October.

Bounce Back Loans launch today

The new Bounce Back Loans open today. Businesses can apply for up to £50,000 and once approved the money will arrive with days.

They loans are 100% government guaranteed, with no interest, fees or repayments for the first 12 months.