Westminster News

More Good News Brewing in North East Hampshire

Member of Parliament for North East Hampshire, Ranil Jayawardena MP, recently welcomed Little London Brewery to the House of Commons in honour of their new beer “29K” featuring as a guest ale in Parliament’s Strangers’ Bar.

Record breaking employment figures means boost for workers and families

Figures out this week show that unemployment is at the lowest rate since 1975 and over three million more people are in work since 2010. This means 4,647,000 people are in work in the South East – an increase of 455,000 since the Conservatives came into Government.



On Wednesday 1st November, Ranil Jayawardena—Member of Parliament for North East Hampshire—raced against service personnel on an exercise bike in support of The Royal British Legion’s Annual Poppy Appeal.


Autumn Statement

I asked a question of the Chancellor of the Exchequer, Phillip Hammond MP after the Autumn Statement in Parliament today.

Pubs and Breweries

I attended an event in the House of Commons recently, where new figures showed that the brewing and pub sector makes a not insignificant economic contribution to North East Hampshire.

United States Partnership

I've recently visited the United States with fellow Members of Parliament in order to strengthen links between the U.S. and the United Kingdom - and to learn lessons on improvements we can make in Britain.