New analysis shows that every state school in England will see budget cuts before 2020, even after new funding plans take effect.

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New analysis shows that every state school in England will see budget cuts before 2020, even after new funding plans take effect.

 

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Brake throws support behind Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month

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Local MP Tom Brake is supporting Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month this March, to help raise awareness of the disease and its symptoms and help save lives.

 

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NAO report finds 2,510 people with learning disabilities in mental health hospitals

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According to a report published on the 3rd of March by the National Audit Office (NAO), 2,510 people with a learning disability are still being cared for in mental health hospitals, many of them for several years.

 

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Brake - Don’t put our children’s future at risk

key_schoolsbigg.jpgTom Brake, MP for Carshalton and Wallington, met with the School Standards Minister, Nick Gibb last week and urged him to reconsider Government cuts imposed on local schools.

 

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Lib Dems uncover startling youth knife crime statistics

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Following a Freedom of Information request by the Liberal Democrats, alarming new figures from the Met Police have revealed that the number of children carrying knives in London schools has doubled in five years.

 

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Tom Brake MP joins forces with Greenpeace for a ban of all Microbead Products

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Tom Brake, MP for Carshalton and Wallington, joined forces with environment groups and scientists in urging the Government to ban all products that use microbeads and risk getting into the marine environment.

 

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Budget fails to address the country’s top priorities - Brake

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The Chancellor’s budget today fails to address the huge challenges facing hospitals and schools, whilst landing hard-working local people with a hefty tax increase, according to Carshalton & Wallington MP Tom Brake.

 

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Dubs vote response - ‘This vote shames Britain’

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MPs have voted by a majority of 20 to reject an amendment which would keep Dubs child refugee scheme open.

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Tom Brake MP challenges the Secretary of State for the DWP and the Prime Minister to stop disability benefit cuts


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Two days running in Parliament this week, Tom Brake, MP for Carshalton and Wallington, challenged Government plans to severely restrict the criteria for claimants of Personal Independence Payments (PIP).  PIP is a disability benefit.

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Mass lobby in Parliament in support of EU citizens

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Tom Brake, MP for Carshalton and Wallington reaffirmed his support, on Monday, 20 February, for Theresa May to unilaterally guarantee the acquired rights of EU citizens in the UK by speaking during a mass lobby event in Parliament and signing a mass petition.

 

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