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54% unemployment fall in Peterborough

Stewart Jackson MP has welcomed new figures showing 2072 fewer people in Peterborough claiming Jobseeker’s Allowance compared to 2010 - a 54% per cent drop.

Redundant government land for new homes

Stewart Jackson, MP for Peterborough, has welcomed new figures showing that Conservative efforts to get redundant and surplus public sector land brought back into use will help to deliver 350 homes Peterborough.

More super fast broadband in Peterborough

Stewart Jackson has welcomed new figures showing how families and businesses in Peterborough are benefitting from the Conservative’s investment in superfast broadband.  

Stewart Jackson petition 10 Downing Street

Peterborough MP Stewart Jackson today presented a petition to the Prime Minister at No 10 Downing Street on behalf of residents from Werrington and Peakirk.

Quarter of deficit left by Labour CLEARED UP in first two years

We know that times are hard for people who work hard up and down the country right now, with household budgets being stretched and squeezed. We are having to clear up the mess left by Labour, and whilst we’ve cleared a quarter of the deficit left by Labour in our first two years in office, we are also doing everything we can to help families with the cost of living.

Stewart Jackson lobbies Minister over Peterborough DVLA closures

Peterborough MP Stewart Jackson attended a Public and Commercial Services Union briefing today and has written to the Mike Penning MP, Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State at the Department of Transport to ask that they extend the public consultation on DVLA closures. By extending the public consultation there would be longer for people in Peterborough to respond in the hope of saving 26 jobs at the Lincoln Road office.

Stewart Jackson MP visits Peterborough apprenticeship centre during National Apprenticeship Week

To coincide with National Apprenticeship Week 2012 which runs this week, from 6-10th February 2012, RTT Group are pleased to announce that Stewart Jackson, MP for Peterborough, will be visiting the RTT Group offices and ‘enable’ Centre on Friday 10th February. Stewart will be looking at the work RTT Group are doing in the area to source and place apprentices within a large number of businesses, helping to grow and re-establish the local economy in these challenging times.