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Information since 21 Dec 2021, 11:35 a.m.


Division Votes
10 Jan 2022 - Nuclear Energy (Financing) Bill - View Vote Context
Grant Shapps voted No - in line with the party majority and in line with the House
One of 307 Conservative No votes vs 0 Conservative Aye votes
Tally: Ayes - 204 Noes - 316
10 Jan 2022 - Nuclear Energy (Financing) Bill - View Vote Context
Grant Shapps voted No - in line with the party majority and in line with the House
One of 311 Conservative No votes vs 0 Conservative Aye votes
Tally: Ayes - 207 Noes - 315
10 Jan 2022 - Nuclear Energy (Financing) Bill - View Vote Context
Grant Shapps voted No - in line with the party majority and in line with the House
One of 309 Conservative No votes vs 0 Conservative Aye votes
Tally: Ayes - 207 Noes - 315
10 Jan 2022 - Charter for Budget Responsibility and Welfare Cap - View Vote Context
Grant Shapps voted Aye - in line with the party majority and in line with the House
One of 305 Conservative Aye votes vs 0 Conservative No votes
Tally: Ayes - 309 Noes - 206
10 Jan 2022 - Charter for Budget Responsibility and Welfare Cap - View Vote Context
Grant Shapps voted Aye - in line with the party majority and in line with the House
One of 302 Conservative Aye votes vs 0 Conservative No votes
Tally: Ayes - 306 Noes - 54
10 Jan 2022 - Nuclear Energy (Financing) Bill - View Vote Context
Grant Shapps voted Aye - in line with the party majority and in line with the House
One of 306 Conservative Aye votes vs 0 Conservative No votes
Tally: Ayes - 458 Noes - 53
11 Jan 2022 - Household Energy Bills: VAT - View Vote Context
Grant Shapps voted No - in line with the party majority and in line with the House
One of 320 Conservative No votes vs 1 Conservative Aye votes
Tally: Ayes - 229 Noes - 319
19 Jan 2022 - Building Safety Bill - View Vote Context
Grant Shapps voted No - in line with the party majority and in line with the House
One of 294 Conservative No votes vs 0 Conservative Aye votes
Tally: Ayes - 181 Noes - 301


Speeches
Grant Shapps speeches from: Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games: Transport Plan
Grant Shapps contributed 1 speech (337 words)
Monday 17th January - Written Statements
Department for Transport
Grant Shapps speeches from: Smart Motorways
Grant Shapps contributed 1 speech (414 words)
Wednesday 12th January - Written Statements
Department for Transport
Grant Shapps speeches from: Transport for London Funding: Extension
Grant Shapps contributed 1 speech (342 words)
Wednesday 5th January - Written Statements
Department for Transport
Grant Shapps speeches from: Transport
Grant Shapps contributed 2 speeches (136 words)
Wednesday 5th January - Ministerial Corrections
Department for Transport


Tweets
Grant Shapps (Conservative - Welwyn Hatfield)
Secretary of State for Transport
1 Jan 2022, 10:32 a.m.

Heartfelt congratulations to all those nominated for the New Year’s Honours, especially those who’ve improved people’s lives through their work in the field of transport. Their truly inspiring stories show how the actions of individuals can bring good to so many. #Imhonoured

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Grant Shapps (Conservative - Welwyn Hatfield)
Secretary of State for Transport
30 Dec 2021, 6:25 p.m.

Welcome development from our German colleagues https://t.co/mhCZ5gNMvx

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Grant Shapps (Conservative - Welwyn Hatfield)
Secretary of State for Transport
30 Dec 2021, 1:42 p.m.

Using a phone whilst driving can be extremely dangerous, so new technology is being trialed on major roads. Updated regulations coming into force next year include SIX points on a driving licence plus increased fines. 👇 https://t.co/Y4RnWQJrzu

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Grant Shapps (Conservative - Welwyn Hatfield)
Secretary of State for Transport
31 Dec 2021, 6:52 p.m.

Wishing everyone a very Happy New Year this evening! 2021 has been tough, but has also shown us plenty of reasons to be optimistic. As we wave in the new year, let's redouble our efforts and work towards a better 2022 🥂🎉 #NewYear2022 https://t.co/qKyVnrTxz0

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Grant Shapps (Conservative - Welwyn Hatfield)
Secretary of State for Transport
5 Jan 2022, 4:01 p.m.

🧪Testing rules will be relaxed: ✅ Fully vaxxed passengers & under 18s will NO LONGER need to take a pre-departure test before returning to England if arriving after 4am Fri 7 Jan [2/6]

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Grant Shapps (Conservative - Welwyn Hatfield)
Secretary of State for Transport
5 Jan 2022, 4:05 p.m.

🧪After arrival in England, all fully vaxxed people & under 18s will now only need to take a LATERAL FLOW test (instead of a PCR test) if they arrive after 4am Sunday 9 Jan. 🧪 Free NHS lateral flow tests CANNOT be used for international travel, to protect NHS capacity [4/6]

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Grant Shapps (Conservative - Welwyn Hatfield)
Secretary of State for Transport
5 Jan 2022, 4:06 p.m.

🧪If your post-arrival lateral flow test comes out positive, you must self-isolate & take a free NHS PCR test to confirm the result. 👉For more info on the requirements, check https://t.co/vFhJND6yV2 [5/6]

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Grant Shapps (Conservative - Welwyn Hatfield)
Secretary of State for Transport
5 Jan 2022, 4:06 p.m.

By reducing testing requirements for fully vaxxed passengers to just a lateral flow post-arrival, we're supporting the safe reopening of international travel 🛫 We'll do a full review of travel measures by the end of Jan to ensure a stable system is in place for 2022 ✅ [6/6]

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Grant Shapps (Conservative - Welwyn Hatfield)
Secretary of State for Transport
5 Jan 2022, 6:45 p.m.

Delighted to report that @PeterBoneUK - working with the Govt - has taken a Bill through the next stage of Parliament today to remove an EU requirement that would have otherwise increased motorists’ insurance premiums by up to £50 per year once implemented! #VNUK #BrexitDividend

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Grant Shapps (Conservative - Welwyn Hatfield)
Secretary of State for Transport
5 Jan 2022, 4:05 p.m.

🧪 Fully vaxxed passengers & under 18s will NO LONGER need to self-isolate whilst waiting for post-arrival results if arriving after 4am Friday 7 Jan [3/6]

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Grant Shapps (Conservative - Welwyn Hatfield)
Secretary of State for Transport
6 Jan 2022, 10:04 a.m.

Latest @SMMT stats show that over 1 in 4 cars registered last month were fully electric & about as many EVs were sold in 2021 as between 2016 to 2020 combined🔌 The electric revolution is happening now & we're boosting green jobs across the UK as we accelerate towards net zero🌍 https://t.co/iGkjVWbOQO

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Grant Shapps (Conservative - Welwyn Hatfield)
Secretary of State for Transport
21 Dec 2021, 12:30 p.m.

The electrification of the Midland Main Line shows we’re not wasting any time. We’re getting on with our £96bn Integrated Rail Plan. Yesterday I visited Leicester where we've started work before Christmas to slash journey times & level up the country 🚄🏭 https://t.co/fQJu7a2dNo https://t.co/W27Ls9YlXp

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Grant Shapps (Conservative - Welwyn Hatfield)
Secretary of State for Transport
24 Dec 2021, 10:03 a.m.

Cycling 🚴 and walking🚶‍♀‍are cheap, good for the environment 💚 and good for our mental & physical health 🏋️‍♀‍ 💰We’ve committed £2bn to boost active travel 💰Invested £338m in safer cycling lanes and walking routes 📈And seen a 46% increase in people getting active https://t.co/vX99KpiLCR

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Grant Shapps (Conservative - Welwyn Hatfield)
Secretary of State for Transport
29 Dec 2021, 11:09 a.m.

Selfish Insulate Britain protests not only wreaked havoc on our roads & diverted emergency services away from vital work - a staggering amount of public money had to be spent to keep road-users safe (1/2) https://t.co/4HjP0MdNZw

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Grant Shapps (Conservative - Welwyn Hatfield)
Secretary of State for Transport
29 Dec 2021, 11:09 a.m.

Thanks to the injunctions we’ve brought, 11 protesters have now been jailed & we’ll continue to act against this lawless behaviour while getting on with tackling climate change⚖ (2/2)

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Grant Shapps (Conservative - Welwyn Hatfield)
Secretary of State for Transport
26 Dec 2021, 11:07 a.m.

Merry Christmas everyone! Remember, if you’re travelling on public transport over the festive period: • wear a mask 😷 • be considerate to staff and fellow passengers 🚂 • socially distance where possible 👦 ↔️ 👩 Stay safe & Happy New Year!

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Grant Shapps (Conservative - Welwyn Hatfield)
Secretary of State for Transport
4 Jan 2022, 3:35 p.m.

We’ve completed a £161m programme of upgrades at Leeds. Passengers using this critical Northern station will now see the benefits of: 💺more seats 🚉more services ⌚more punctual journeys We’re getting on with our £96bn plan to deliver better journeys, sooner. https://t.co/T8PnNKhYDw

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Grant Shapps (Conservative - Welwyn Hatfield)
Secretary of State for Transport
2 Jan 2022, 1:05 p.m.

I want to thank those in our haulage industry who transported presents, food, vaccines & medicines around the country, so we could all enjoy the festive period. The 32 measures we've taken to support the sector are helping keep supply chains running smoothly. (1/2) https://t.co/sCfdcyWdLD

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Grant Shapps (Conservative - Welwyn Hatfield)
Secretary of State for Transport
2 Jan 2022, 1:05 p.m.

We’ve made 90% more tests available for HGV drivers every week and the DVLA has processed over 40,000 HGV and vocational licenses in just 4 weeks, thanks to Government efforts to recruit more vital HGV drivers. (2/2)

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Grant Shapps (Conservative - Welwyn Hatfield)
Secretary of State for Transport
1 Jan 2022, 9:22 p.m.

Remarkable progress has been made in 2021 as we level up transport, decarbonise and #BuildBackBetter, & I’m confident that #2022 will be no different as our hard work continues 👇 (1/9)

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Grant Shapps (Conservative - Welwyn Hatfield)
Secretary of State for Transport
1 Jan 2022, 9:22 p.m.

The #JetZeroStrategy will be published, with plans to reach net-zero emissions for aviation by 2050 💚 ✈️ We’ll continue to boost production of sustainable aviation fuel here in the UK, with £180m to help encourage the development of new plants & 1000s of jobs (2/9)

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Grant Shapps (Conservative - Welwyn Hatfield)
Secretary of State for Transport
1 Jan 2022, 9:22 p.m.

We announced our £96bn #IntegratedRailPlan this year for rail construction/upgrades in the Midlands/North - the biggest ever Govt investment in Britain's rail network🛤️ We'll press ahead with this work in 2022, making train journeys faster & more reliable, more quickly (3/9)

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Grant Shapps (Conservative - Welwyn Hatfield)
Secretary of State for Transport
1 Jan 2022, 9:22 p.m.

I’ll announce which city will become home to Great British Railways' HQ, as we reform our railways and make sure decisions are brought closer to the passengers they serve 🚆 (4/9)

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Grant Shapps (Conservative - Welwyn Hatfield)
Secretary of State for Transport
1 Jan 2022, 9:22 p.m.

100,000s more Electric Vehicles are expected to be on our roads by the end of next year, with £2.5bn of Gov funding available to support the transition to cleaner vehicles 🍃🌍 Many more zero-emission buses will also be rolled out, using a pot of £525m Gov funding (5/9)

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Grant Shapps (Conservative - Welwyn Hatfield)
Secretary of State for Transport
1 Jan 2022, 9:22 p.m.

I’m going to be setting out plans to advance our green maritime industry 🚢 & the Maritime & Coastguard Agency will celebrate an incredible 200 years of HM Coastguard (6/9)

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Grant Shapps (Conservative - Welwyn Hatfield)
Secretary of State for Transport
1 Jan 2022, 9:22 p.m.

I’ll announce how we'll use more of the record £2 bn to continue making cycling & walking easier, safer and more attractive for millions🚶🚴 AND there will be more news about how £3 bn will continue to be used to transform the country’s bus services 🚌 (7/9)

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Grant Shapps (Conservative - Welwyn Hatfield)
Secretary of State for Transport
1 Jan 2022, 9:22 p.m.

As we embark on a new era for spaceflight 🚀🌌 we will make history in 2022 by launching the UK's first space launches – the FIRST country to launch from a European spaceport! (8/9)

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Grant Shapps (Conservative - Welwyn Hatfield)
Secretary of State for Transport
1 Jan 2022, 9:22 p.m.

I'm working to improve journeys for everyone in the UK, no matter where they live, clean up our transport network and create jobs & opportunities. We will continue to drive this forward in 2022 ✅ (9/9)

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Grant Shapps (Conservative - Welwyn Hatfield)
Secretary of State for Transport
23 Dec 2021, 9:52 a.m.

This year we took a big step towards cleaner skies… and a giant leap to opportunities beyond ✈️ 🚀 We’re committed to guilt free flying with the Jet Zero Council and made regulations for the first ever rocket launches from UK soil in 2022! https://t.co/sVmHS6Vv5A

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Grant Shapps (Conservative - Welwyn Hatfield)
Secretary of State for Transport
22 Dec 2021, 10:37 a.m.

Don’t be deterred by the doom mongers and naysayers, the IRP is delivering RIGHT NOW and will continue to do so, bringing better and more efficient, greener services, faster! 🚆👇 https://t.co/Qr3fORIqI4

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Grant Shapps (Conservative - Welwyn Hatfield)
Secretary of State for Transport
22 Dec 2021, 9:14 a.m.

Britain is a proud maritime nation 🚢🇬🇧 We are sailing towards a zero-emission future with the winners of our Clean Maritime Competition. This year’s London International Shipping week - the 2nd biggest UK event this year - saw £300m investment into Thames Freeport by DPWorld. https://t.co/HNF1RqchkU

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Grant Shapps (Conservative - Welwyn Hatfield)
Secretary of State for Transport
13 Jan 2022, 10:09 a.m.

I've just spoken to my opposite number @Djebbari_JB who confirms that, given the UK's falling infection rate, France will be lifting their ban on British tourists. A negative Covid test will still be required. https://t.co/5zJeAaP7DY

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Grant Shapps (Conservative - Welwyn Hatfield)
Secretary of State for Transport
8 Jan 2022, 10:15 p.m.

PLEASE NOTE: 👉 To protect capacity, you can’t use NHS lateral flow tests for international travel 🚫 👉 If your post-arrival lateral flow test is positive, you must self-isolate and take a free NHS PCR test ✅ 🧪 (2/2)

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Grant Shapps (Conservative - Welwyn Hatfield)
Secretary of State for Transport
8 Jan 2022, 10:15 p.m.

✈️ REMINDER ✈️ From 4am tomorrow, fully vaxxed people and under-18s will only need to take a LATERAL FLOW TEST (instead of a PCR) on or before day 2 of their arrival in the UK 🧪 👉 For more info on the requirements, check 👇 https://t.co/lLZa0DpTVv

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Grant Shapps (Conservative - Welwyn Hatfield)
Secretary of State for Transport
10 Jan 2022, 10:05 a.m.

As we #BuildBackFairer, we are teaming up with @scope to develop a Disabled Person’s Passenger Charter. The Charter will collate information on assistance schemes, helping everyone travel with confidence ✅ #NationalDisabilityStrategy See more ⬇️ https://t.co/hIcFIiBeoA

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Grant Shapps (Conservative - Welwyn Hatfield)
Secretary of State for Transport
12 Jan 2022, 10:25 a.m.

One of my first actions as Transport Secretary was to order a stocktake of smart motorways and I've worked consistently to raise the bar on their safety since then. Today, I am pausing the rollout of new ALR motorways until 5 years of safety data is available (1/3)

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Grant Shapps (Conservative - Welwyn Hatfield)
Secretary of State for Transport
12 Jan 2022, 10:25 a.m.

I am grateful to the Transport Committee and all those who provided evidence for its work and I look forward to continuing to work together to ensure everyone feels safer on our roads. Read more here 👇 (3/3) https://t.co/AjDNgiaBaz

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Grant Shapps (Conservative - Welwyn Hatfield)
Secretary of State for Transport
12 Jan 2022, 10:25 a.m.

We will use the time while schemes are paused to ensure existing smart motorways are equipped with best-in-class technology and resources and are as safe as they can possibly be (2/3)

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Grant Shapps (Conservative - Welwyn Hatfield)
Secretary of State for Transport
15 Jan 2022, 9:55 a.m.

On @HMCoastguard’s 200th anniversary, I went to see their incredible work and thank staff and volunteers who bravely ensure the safety of our seas, coastline & mountains every day 🌊 🚁 🛥️⛰️ #CG200 https://t.co/WOL7s4pTf1

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Grant Shapps (Conservative - Welwyn Hatfield)
Secretary of State for Transport
18 Jan 2022, 8:50 a.m.

Last night, Labour & the Lib Dems shockingly joined forces in parliament to BLOCK our plans to stop protestors glueing themselves to roads & thereby cause misery to thousands of motorists just trying to earn a living, take loved ones to hospital and get on with their lives!

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Grant Shapps (Conservative - Welwyn Hatfield)
Secretary of State for Transport
18 Jan 2022, 7:53 p.m.

I’m ensuring there's no increase in tolls on the #MerseyGatewayBridge & #SilverJubileeBridge for the next year - the 5th year in a row these tolls have stayed the same, helping keep costs down 🌉✔️

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Grant Shapps (Conservative - Welwyn Hatfield)
Secretary of State for Transport
19 Jan 2022, 9:30 a.m.

Huge moment for #Coventry as @nationalexpress make one of the country's largest ever orders of electric buses to be rolled out across the city 🚌 thanks to a £50m pot of Government funding. I'll keep working to decarbonise transport #AllElectricBusCity👇 https://t.co/dwEidVnUcA

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Grant Shapps (Conservative - Welwyn Hatfield)
Secretary of State for Transport
19 Jan 2022, 5:35 p.m.

When it comes to delivering improvements sooner and with minimised disruption, the IRP is a no-brainer. The first of its kind and it’s already helping to deliver! Read my words 👇 https://t.co/XRUPlAwSBu

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Grant Shapps (Conservative - Welwyn Hatfield)
Secretary of State for Transport
20 Jan 2022, 2:30 p.m.

Congratulations to @fly_zolo for flying straight into the history books! 👏 Zara has smashed records and is the youngest woman to complete a round-the-world solo flight, and the first to do it in a microlight plane 🛫🌎 #aviation #ReachfortheSky https://t.co/ZGSt1S3PxR

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Grant Shapps (Conservative - Welwyn Hatfield)
Secretary of State for Transport
20 Jan 2022, 10:25 a.m.

Stats released today show there are now over 28,000 public electric vehicle chargepoints installed across the UK - a 37% rise since the start of 2021🔌 As we head towards a cleaner transport future, we're boosting green jobs & making the switch to EVs easier than ever before!🌍 https://t.co/eyQ3Does3i

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Grant Shapps (Conservative - Welwyn Hatfield)
Secretary of State for Transport
21 Jan 2022, 8:15 a.m.

📢 '...put unwanted newspapers in the bin...' This is one example of the announcements that we're getting rid of, making the passenger experience better and delivering on the Williams-Shapps #PlanForRail. Read more on announcements we’re removing 👇 https://t.co/rSHLqZ5itH https://t.co/xvp09Op4m9

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Grant Shapps mentioned

Select Committee Documents
Wednesday 12th January 2022
Correspondence - Correspondence from Rt Hon Grant Shapps MP, Secretary of State for Transport, relating to the latest international travel update, dated 17 December 2021

Transport Committee

Found: Correspondence from Rt Hon Grant Shapps MP, Secretary of State for Transport, relating to the latest



Bill Documents
Jan. 11 2022
Bill 225 2021-22 (as amended in Committee and Public Bill Committee)
Finance (No. 2) Bill 2021-22 - Government Bill
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Found: and Means, the Prime Minister, the Chancellor of the Exchequer, Secretary Kwasi Kwarteng, Secretary Grant



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Neil O'Brien (Conservative - Harborough)
Parliamentary Under Secretary of State (Department for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities)
21 Dec 2021, 1:01 p.m.

Great to join Transport Secretary Grant Shapps at SPL in Leicester, where they are making the kit to electrify the midland mainline. The pylons are being built & installed on the way to Market Harborough already! https://t.co/IOuAamkwUX

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Bill Esterson (Labour - Sefton Central)
Shadow Minister (International Trade)
6 Jan 2022, 9:05 a.m.

In answer to Grant Shapps, our NHS was undermined by him & his colleagues way before the pandemic hit. Of course it needs more funding not least to reverse his government’s cuts. But taxing working people more is not the answer. How about the tech giants paying their fair share?

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