Figures just released show that jobless numbers are lower than at any point since 1975. 3 million more people are in employment nationally than when the Conservatives took control of the economy in 2010.
In her role as Minister for Defence Procurement, Harriett Baldwin enjoyed a front row seat for the ceremonial naming of the Royal Navy's latest Queen Elizabeth Class Aircraft carrier. The ceremony took place at Rosyth Naval Dockyard. The £3bn ship is planned for active service in 2020.
Our young people deserve the best possible start in life. That’s why we are investing £65 million in technical education - £15 million to ensure we have the colleges and teachers needed to deliver the new T-Levels, and £50 million from April 2018 to fund high quality work placements.
This Conservative Government is taking the big decisions on Britain’s transport future. We are investing £6.1 billion in road improvements, which will better link people with their jobs, friends and family.