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'Government recognises threat to rural post offices'

West Cornwall MP Derek Thomas says that there are encouraging signs that the Government will act to ensure that rural post offices have a viable and sustainable future after his latest meeting with Post Offices Minister Kelly Tolhurst MP.

PM's Brexit Deal is Rejected: Whats happens now?

The House of Commons has voted not to support the deal the Government has negotiated with the EU as the basis on which to leave the European Union.

Responding to the vote, the Prime Minister set out in the House of Commons how she intends to proceed:

MPs column

We finally have the NHS Long Term Plan and the first thing worthy of note is that it has been drafted by leaders in both the health and care sectors.

30 Truths About Leaving on WTO Terms

INTRODUCTION

The best way out of the current impasse over the draft Withdrawal Agreement with the EU

would be to accept President Tusk’s offer, made in March and repeated as recently as

NHS Long Term Plan will help bring health services closer to home

West Cornwall MP Derek Thomas has welcomed the publication of the NHS Long-Term Plan, saying that he supports and has argued for many of the plan’s goals.

NHS England bosses say the 10-year plan, published on Monday, could save up to 500,000 lives by focusing on prevention.

What if there's no Brexit deal?

How no deal might happen

Article 50 of the Treaty on European Union provides for an EU Member State to leave the EU with or without a withdrawal agreement or ‘deal’.