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More Police Promised to West Mercia in Historic Recruitment Drive

Today (11th October 2019), local MP and Chancellor of the Exchequer Sajid Javid visited Bromsgrove Police Station to celebrate this week’s announcement that West Mercia will have 93 new Police Officers patrolling the streets by the end of 2020-21. 

Bromsgrove MP visits Primrose Hospice

PATIENTS and bereavement support group members at Bromsgrove’s Primrose Hospice welcomed town MP Sajid Javid last week, writes Abi Cook in the Bromsgrove Standard. 

Hundreds turn out to Sajid Javid's fifth annual Jobs Fair

HUNDREDS of people turned out to the fifth annual Jobs Fair organised by Bromsgrove MP Sajid Javid.

There were 90 employers and organisations free at the event which took place at North Bromsgrove High School yesterday and was free to both exhibitors and employment-hunters.

SAJID JAVID MP ANNOUNCES HUGE CASH BOOST FOR WEST MERCIA POLICE

Sajid Javid MP has announced the largest increase in police funding since 2010.

 

Total funding for policing in 2019/20 will rise by up to £970 million.

 

For Bromsgrove, and across West Mercia, this means up to an extra £16 million in 2019/20.