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Nigel Evans Quizzes Minister on Burmese Failure to Issue Committee Visas

Nigel Evans has today questioned the Minister of State for Asia and the Pacific at the Foreign Office about the Burmese government’s failure to issue the International Development Committee with visas following their first report on the issue, which was published in January.

Nigel Evans Questions PM on Foreign Aid

Nigel Evans, MP for the Ribble Valley, was granted a question to Theresa May at Prime Minister’s Question time in the House of Commons Chamber on Wednesday 21st February.

Nigel Evans Voices Concern at Whalley Bank Closure

Nigel Evans, MP for the Ribble Valley, has voiced his concern at the closure of Barclays bank in Whalley, which is earmarked for closure. Customers of the bank will now have to travel to Clitheroe, Blackburn or Accrington to access a full range of services.

Nigel Evans Welcomes the Positive New Employment Figures

Under the Conservative government the unemployment rate has dropped from 7.9% down to 4.3%. This is the lowest unemployment rate since 1975. Currently there are 32.21 million people in the work force which is 415,000 more than for a year earlier.

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.