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Nigel Evans Pleased With Autumn Budget

Nigel Evans, MP for the Ribble Valley, has praised Chancellor Phillip Hammond’s Autumn Budget, which was unveiled on Wednesday after Prime Ministers Questions.

Nigel Evans Reacts to BAE Job Cuts

Nigel Evans, MP for the Ribble Valley, has shared his disappointment at the news that BAE Systems are set to axe 1,000 jobs - with two Lancashire sites set to be hit hardest. Wharton and Salmesbury are two of BAE’s largest UK assembly plants, employing 9,000 staff across the sites.

Nigel Evans Thrilled as Unemployment Falls

Under the Conservative government the unemployment rate has dropped from 7.9% down to 4.4%. This is the lowest unemployment rate since 1974. Currently there are 32.07 million people in the work force which is 338,000 more than June 2016.

Nigel Evans Welcomes Leasehold Reform

Nigel Evans, MP for the Ribble Valley, has welcomed the Government’s new proposals to bring an end to leaseholds on new-build homes.

Nigel Evans Welcomes Investment in Battery Technology

Nigel Evans, MP for the Ribble Valley, has praised the Government’s decision to invest £246 million to develop battery technology, a move which aims to drive the UK towards its modern industrial strategy.

 

Nigel Evans Pushes for Pay Reform

Nigel Evans, MP for the Ribble Valley, played an active role in the main chamber of the House of Commons during the final day of business before summer recess.