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Government provides £21.25 million for a new A&E Department at Croydon University Hospital
The NHS Trust Development Authority has today approved plans for a new £21.25 million state-of-the-art Emergency Department at Croydon University Hospital. Jeremy Hunt, Secretary of State for Health,..  .........  Read whole story

1,521 of my constituents claimed Job Seekers Allowance (JSA) in February. That's down 8 or 0.5 per cent in the last month and 757 or 33.2 per cent on
1,521 of my constituents claimed Job Seekers Allowance (JSA) in February. That's down 8 or 0.5 per cent in the last month and 757 or 33.2 per cent on a year ago. The news regarding youth unemployment is mixed...  .........  Read whole story

A big step on the road from austerity to prosperity
Each year I do a blog on the Budget summarising the latest data about how our economy is doing and the Chancellor’s key announcements. How is our economy performing? In the last year our economy has grown faster than any other major advanced economy in the world - seven times faster than Fr..  .........  Read whole story

Wallington Grammar School and Avanti schools trust given permission to open new schools in Croydon
The Prime Minister has today announced two new free schools in Croydon. ‪Free schools are set up by teachers, parents and community groups and tend to raise the performance of those around them...  .........  Read whole story

Home Secretary Theresa May backs Barwell
Theresa May, the Home Secretary, came to Croydon on 7th March 2015 and join a huge team out campaigning for Gavin Barwell MP. She commented: "Gavin is a fantastic local Member of Parliament. But he doesn't just work hard in Croydon for his constituents,..  .........  Read whole story

Justice Secretary Chris Grayling meets Croydon police
The Secretary of State for Justice, Chris Grayling, visited Croydon today to speak with local police about the impact Government policy is having on their day-to-day activity. With Gavin Barwell, MP for Croydon Central,..  .........  Read whole story

Croydon teacher honoured by David Cameron at Downing Street reception
On Wednesday 11 January, Prime Minister David Cameron hosted a reception at 10 Downing Street for teachers from across the country. Gavin Barwell MP nominated Maureen Martin from his constituency to attend the reception in her honour. Maureen has been the Head teacher at Coloma Convent for..  .........  Read whole story

Boris agrees to investigate Croydon’s Zone 4 campaign
Boris Johnson, the Mayor of London, has agreed to investigate the cost of moving East and West Croydon stations into Zone 4. Two of Croydon’s MPs, Labour’s Steve Reed and Conservative Gavin Barwell,..  .........  Read whole story

Barwell backs boost in funding for Park Hill Junior School
Eric Pickles, the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government, today visited Park Hill Junior School in Croydon to announce a boost in funding. The visit comes as the Government announces details of a £6 billion investment to rebuild and improve schools up and down the country. Par..  .........  Read whole story

Secretary of State for Education spends morning at Quest Academy
Nicky Morgan, the Secretary of State for Education, today visited The Quest Academy along with Gavin Barwell, MP for Croydon Central. They were both given a tour of the site by current students, talking to pupils and teachers in History,..  .........  Read whole story

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