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Welcome to the June 2016 edition of Sajid Javid MP's newsletter.

Welcome

to the June edition of my e-Newsletter.

I hope you are all had a wonderful bank holiday weekend! I recently launched my Youtube channel, which features videos from my Jobs Fair in February. You can check out the videos and subscribe to my channel here for updates.




It's important for me to hear your comments, thoughts, and feedback, so please don't hesitate to contact me. 
Recent Activity


 Make sure you are registered to vote by 7th June for the EU Referendum. You can register here.


Pleasure to meet with community group Bromsgrove Welcomes Refugees. An inspiration to us all.


Met the excellent team at Extrac Transmissions, global leaders in motor sport, gearbox and transmission systems. Delighted to also learn that not only is this company 100% employee owned, but some 90% of steel used is British! 


Visited Sunfield Children's Home in Clent and discussed children's access to mental health services locally with the Principal, Caroline Bell.


Privilege to open The Bromsgrove Clinic. World-class!


Great to visit Pentland Brands with Mike Freer, MP for Finchley and Golders Green. Congratulations for winning the Queen's Awards for Innovation and Export for the fifth time.


Popped into Grafton Manor to discuss their refurbishment and new business ideas.


Visited Rotherham's Advanced Manufacturing Park Technology Centre and met innovative new tech company MetLase.


Met with Lisa Maidment about her weight plan business, based at Beckett's Farm in Wythall.


Met apprentices from Sheffield University at their fantastic Nuclear Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre. Inspiring, capable engineers of the future!


Met with Calvin Evans to discuss funding for his business in Fairfield, which has designed a chess set based on Downton Abbey and other popular characters.


Visited Betel in Alvechurch, who have just celebrated their 20th Anniversary. Congratulations!

Finally, pleased to report that unemployment remains low at just 1% and youth unemployment is down by 69% since 2010. Great progress, but as always, there is still more to do. 

Sajid in the Papers

Tipping comes off the menu as restaurants to be banned from adding discretionary charge to bills
Monday, 2 May, 2016
Restaurants could be stopped from adding a discretionary service charge to bills under Government plans to remind consumers that they do not have to tip when eating out.

Business Secretary fast tracks investigation into BHS administration
Tuesday, 3 May, 2016
Business Secretary Sajid Javid has instructed the Insolvency Service to fast-track its investigation into BHS.

Enterprise Act becomes law
Wednesday, 4 May, 2016
The Enterprise Bill receives Royal Assent and becomes the Enterprise Act.

Brain Tumour Research
Wednesday, 4 May, 2016
At some point in life, most of us will have a friend or a loved one who has battled cancer. 

Bromsgrove MP nominates Belbroughton restaurant for national award
Friday, 6 May, 2016
An Indian restaurant in Belbroughton has been nominated for a national award by Bromsgrove MP Sajid Javid.

Review launched to help BME workers progress in their careers
Tuesday, 10 May, 2016
A consultation aimed at black and minority ethnic people has been launched to help understand the obstacles they face in the labour market.

Bromsgrove MP Sajid Javid cuts the ribbon on state-of-the-art MRI scanner at Bromsgrove Private Clinic
Tuesday, 10 May, 2016
Bromsgrove MP Sajid Javid visited Bromsgrove Private Clinic last week to mark the official opening of a new unit, boasting an Esaote weight-bearing open MRI scanner.

Universal Credit arrives in Bromsgrove
Wednesday, 11 May, 2016
The new Universal Credit system has arrived in Bromsgrove for benefit claimants, and the move has been welcomed by the town’s MP Sajid Javid.
 
Thursday, 12 May, 2016
Bromsgrove Cricket, Hockey and Tennis Club (BHC) celebrated the official opening of their new Astro-4-All pitch with a number of very special guests.

Steel wars widen as Europe launches probe into claims China is subsidising producers
Friday, 13 May, 2016
A new front has opened up in the “steel war” between China and Europe after Brussels launched an investigation into whether the Beijing government is subsidising its steel producers.
 
Sajid Javid: The only thing leaving the EU guarantees is a lost decade for British business
Saturday, 14 May, 2016
I was somewhere in West London, meeting with one of the area’s many television companies, when the EU Single Market really began to make more sense.

Top apprentices to star in government campaign to get young people learning and earning
Saturday, 14 May, 2016
Young apprentices to be stars of Get In Go Far campaign which is calling on young people to start their career by choosing an apprenticeship.

MP praises work of Bromsgrove’s leading refugee charity
Saturday, 14 May, 2016
The work of Bromsgrove Welcomes Refugees (BWR) group has been praised by town MP Sajid Javid.

New universities to deliver choice and opportunity for students
Monday, 16 May, 2016
More young people will have the opportunity to access a high-quality university education as part of new plans announced today.

Manufacturing: doing what works
Thursday, 19 May, 2016
Speech by Business Secretary Sajid Javid to the Company of Cutlers at the 380th Cutlers’ Feast.

Sajid's Weekly Columns




I write a column for the Bromsgrove Advertiser every fortnight and the Bromsgrove Standard once a month.

You can read my recent columns here.

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sajid.javid.mp@parliament.uk

By phone:
01527 872135

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