Five star housebuilder Barratt Homes recently welcomed South West Bedfordshire MP, Andrew Selous, to one of its developments to see the new safety measures that have been put in place following the Coronavirus pandemic.
Up to 31st May 2020, 14,400 jobs had been furloughed through the Government's Job Retention Scheme in the South West Bedfordshire constituency, this is the equivalent to around 21% of the population aged 16-64. 21% had been furloughed in the UK.
South West Bedfordshire MP Andrew Selous has warmly welcomed the Government’s decision today to allow primary, lower and middle schools the flexibility to invite back an additional year group if they want to. The Government guidance released today states,
For weeks now I have been in almost daily contact with Dominic Jermey the Director General of the Zoological Society of London which owns Whipsnade Zoo and with the Government to try to get Whipsnade reopened and to make sure that the ZSL remains capable of continuing its outstanding global conse
I was absolutely delighted to see Holly be awarded this Prime Minister‘s Point of Light award for offering free daily lessons online for children at home. It is so wonderful to see Holly go the extra mile to help children with their schooling in these difficult times.
South West Bedfordshire MP Andrew Selous has called on the government to show flexibility and give headteachers discretion about which year groups should be going back to school from the 1st of June. Alongside children in nursery, Reception and Year 1, the government has asked schools to welcom