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COVID-19 is a new illness that can affect your lungs and airways. It’s caused by a virus called coronavirus. Alec is advising all constituents to follow Public Health England advice for their own safety and the safety of others. UPDATE On 11th May HM Government announced the first stages of a controlled easing of ‘lockdown’… Read more »

Wages back to pre-economic crisis levels

Tuesday 19th February 2020 Alec has welcomed news released today that averages wages are now back to pre-economic crisis levels. Alec said: “Workers lost a decade of wage growth after Labour’s economic crash, but by helping the Government to pay down the deficit and rewire our economy with record employment, the patience of the British… Read more »

Alec launches fresh bid for a Railway Station in Methley

Alec has submitted a bid to the Department for Transport (DfT) for the reinstatement of a railway station at Methley. Following a meeting with the Secretary of State in February 2020, Alec launched a village-wide transport survey in Methley to gauge public opinion for his idea to apply to one of two new funds established… Read more »

Thank you! Re-election to the House of Commons

Statement by Rt Hon Alec Shelbrooke M.P. (Friday 13th December 2020). “It is overwhelming to have received the support of so many constituents in the General Election – especially to have secured a majority of vote in every polling district – and it is humbling to be re-elected to represent my home constituency in the… Read more »