Greg Hands welcomes announcement of 16,000 new apprenticeships

This week The Prime Minister announced the creation of 16,000 new apprenticeships by major companies across construction, engineering, and the retail sectors. The apprenticeships will be launched in partnership with companies including National Grid, Costa Coffee and Morrisons.

Leaders of Britain’s biggest businesses back the Conservatives’ long-term economic plan

Over 100 major business leaders, who employ more than half a million people, have backed the Conservative Party’s policy of lowering corporation tax.  They say that David Cameron’s long-term economic plan is the right way to create jobs, grow businesses and secure a better future for Britain.It is an independent endorsement of the Conservative economic plan by the people who do the most to create jobs in our country and make our economy grow.Over 100 of the UK’s foremost business leaders – people who create jobs and grow our economy - have signed the letter.

Greg Hands meets local commuters to celebrate District Line improvements

Since Parliament dissolved at the end of last week, Greg Hands, who is now no longer the local MP but the Conservative Parliamentary Candidate for Chelsea and Fulham, has been making the most of his mornings to meet commuters at local tube stations including Fulham Broadway, Parsons Green and Putney Bridge.