Brexit update from Kevin Foster MP


The major news event at Westminster this week was the decision by the Government to not proceed with asking the House of Commons to vote on the proposed Withdrawal Agreement.

Campaign to Protect Vital Bus Services Restarts

After successfully supporting a residents’ campaign to re-instate neighbourhood bus services last year Torbay MP Kevin Foster is again taking up their cause after they again face being left without a service.

Kevin Pledges Support To Help Veterans Back Into Society After Prison

As part of a series of Remembrance events, Torbay’s MP Kevin Foster attended a Parliamentary session with Care after Combat, the charity working to help prisoner veterans to reintegrate into society after leaving prison, to learn more about its vital mentoring services. 

Universal Credit Full Service (UCFS) roll out

Universal Credit Full Service (UCFS) rolls out on 5 September and it will apply to new claimants and those who have a change of circumstances that would mean they would usually make a new claim to one of the six benefits UCFS replaces. (JSA, ESA, IS, WTC, CTC and housing benefit).

Torbay MP Criticises Crosscountry Consultation

Torbay MP Criticises Crosscountry Consultation

Torbay’s MP Kevin Foster has reacted strongly to a consultation document issued by the Department for Transport which suggests reducing direct Crosscountry services to Torbay and describes it as part of the “Extremities of the Network”.