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Macmillan’s World’s Biggest Coffee Morning

Last Friday (28 September) was Macmillan’s World’s Biggest Coffee Morning, which is their largest fundraising event of the year to support people suffering from cancer. Last year alone, the charity raised over £27million.

More high-quality apprenticeships

We want to help businesses train the workers of the future as well as giving older workers the skills they need in a changing economy. We’re doubling funding for apprenticeships to £2.45 billion by 2019-20.

Evennett welcomes rethink on Phlebotomy services

Earlier this year, Lewisham and Greenwich Trust considered changing the appointments system at Erith Hospital for blood tests, moving from an appointment based system to a drop-in service.

Evennett appointed to Policy Group

Rt Hon Sir David Evennett, MP for Bexleyheath and Crayford, has been appointed as Co-Chair of the Policy Group ‘Building a fairer society’. Rt Hon Maria Miller MP will also serve as Co-Chair, and full membership of the Group will be announced in due course.