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Record breaking figures means boost for workers and families

Figures out today show that unemployment is at the lowest rate since 1975 and over three million more people are in work since 2010. This means 4,647,000 people are in work in South East – an increase of 455,000 since the Conservatives came into Government.

MP welcomes Winter Funding Boost for Local Hospital

Richard Benyon MP today welcomed the Government’s multi-million pound investment in the Royal Berkshire Hospital this winter, as it emerged that £1,715,000 had been granted an additional funding to help cope with winter pressures.

Richard Benyon Welcomes New Funding To Protect Post Offices

The Conservative Government yesterday announced £370 million to extend opening hours, cut queue times and protect rural branches. 

This funding brings the total invested in the Post Office network since 2010 to £2 billion, and will secure the future of the network.   

Improved Funding Settlement For West Berkshire

Richard Benyon has welcomed today’s announcement by the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government on the financial settlement for local authorities and improved settlement for West Berkshire.