Greg Hands welcomes a hat-trick of good news on the economy‏

New figures released from the Office for National Statistics this week show the British economy grew more strongly last year than previously thought. This was part of a hat-trick of good news – with new figures also showing consumer confidence is at its highest level in over 12 years, and that living standards are now higher than in May 2010.

Greg Hands: new Budget measures for local charities and churches

Last week, the Chancellor set out the final Budget before the election. It contained a number of measure that will benefit charities and churches. Greg Hands MP has welcomed the positive impact these new measures will have on the local area.

Greg Hands MP shows Education Secretary around the new Fulham Boys School

Greg Hands MP this week led Education Secretary Nicky Morgan on a visit to The Fulham Boys School (FBS), London’s first free school for boys, which he helped to open last year.The Education Secretary had been invited to visit the school by FBS patron, Greg Hands MP, and was called on to award the House cup for the school’s first ‘Eisteddfod’. The school houses competed for points at this cultural festival the previous Friday.