Articles

Safe passage for refugee children

I have been contacted by a number of constituents asking about the Withdrawal Agreement Bill’s amendment to section 17 of the European Union (Withdrawal) Act 2018, on the question of family reunification of unaccompanied asylum-seeking children. 

More houses, more people buying homes and a fairer deal for renters

The Conservatives are today setting out how a Conservative majority government would deliver more houses, help more people buy their own home and deliver a fairer deal for renters. One million new houses were delivered in the last five years, including a quarter of a million homes last year – the

Stamp Duty Land Tax Surcharge for Non-UK Residents

A Conservative majority government will introduce a higher rate of stamp duty for those buying property who are not UK tax residents.

At present, foreign individuals and companies who are not tax resident in the UK are able to buy homes as easily as those who live here.

Tax cut promise for working people in West Dorset

A Conservative majority Government will cut taxes for millions of working people on low and middle incomes, the Prime Minister has announced. Chris Loder, West Dorset candidate, said:

Conservatives to protect funding for British farmers

The Conservatives are committing to protect funding for British farmers, enabling them to take full advantage of the opportunities of Brexit. In a significant boost to the farming sector across the UK, a Conservative majority government would match the current annual budget available to farmers i