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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. 

Kevin Backs Bill to Help Make Rented Homes Safer

Torbay’s MP Kevin Foster showed his support for renters on Friday 26th October 2018, when he attended and spoke in the Report Stage & Third Reading of the Homes (Fitness for Human Habitation) Bill.

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).

Make Schools Safe Raised at PMQs

Last week, Kevin met with three students from The Spires College in Torquay to discuss the work they have been doing as part of the 2018 ‘Send my Friend to School’ Campaign, which focusses on making schools across the world a safe space for children to learn.

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”.