Wednesday, 22 July 2020

MP pushes Government to provide financial support for places put in local lockdown

South Lakes MP Tim Farron has urged Government and NHS bosses to provide financial support for jobs and businesses in areas that are placed in local lockdown. During a call with MPs and Health Secretary Matt Hancock and Chair of NHS Improvement Dido Harding, Tim asked: "Given we want people to be compliant when we have localised lockdowns, we don't want people knowing that if they are compliant they will face further financial ruin on top of the hardship they've already lived through.

Follow this link for more info: http://timfarron.co.uk/en/article/2020/1369984/mp-pushes-government-to-provide-financial-support-for-places-put-in-local-lockdown