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.
Richard Benyon was delighted to hear that the Royal Berkshire Hospital has been rated ‘Outstanding’ after its latest Care Quality Commission inspection and the Royal Berkshire NHS Foundation Trust has been rated as ‘Good’ overall.
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 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.