Changing technology, changing government, changing lives

Speaking at the Urban Tech Summit, Sajid Javid sets out the digital challenge facing local authorities.

Thank you Dan, and thank you all for joining us today.

It’s always good to be here in the West Midlands.

Bromsgrove Standard Column: Pensioners Advice and Information Fair

Last Friday, I was delighted to hold my second annual Bromsgrove Pensioners Advice and Information Fair. We have so many fantastic organisations and charities in the constituency and it’s important that local residents continue to show support locally.

Government action to end letting agent fees

Draft Tenant Fees Bill will be introduced to Parliament to ban letting fees for tenants.

A new draft bill will be introduced to Parliament today (1 November 2017) to ban letting fees.

Bromsgrove Standard Column: National Hate Crime Awareness Week

This week is National Hate Crime Awareness Week 2017. Hate crime has no place whatsoever in British society and we will not stand for it. It’s important that all communities are able to live their lives free from fear of verbal or physical attack.