Opinions

Julian Knight's Westminster Diary, 17/01/19

This week saw an important step forwards for the future of car-making in Solihull. Andy Street, the Mayor of the West Midlands, has joined forces with Greg Clark, the Secretary of State for Business, to launch the Jaguar Land Rover Development Partnership.

Julian Knight's Westminster Diary, 17/01/19

Here in Solihull we are very lucky to have so many excellent schools – and fresh figures released by the Department for Education show that they are only getting better.

Julian Knight's Westminster Diary, 10/01/19

As many of you will know, one of my top priorities since first being returned to represent Solihull in 2015 has been standing up for our local police services.

Julian Knight's Westminster Diary, 03/01/19

The New Year is very often a time for reflection, and politics is no exception. It gives me the opportunity to look back at the work I’ve done in the previous 12 months – and how I can best carry it forward in 2019.

Statement: Jaguar Land Rover

Like many local residents, I am deeply concerned by the latest news about potential job reductions at Jaguar Land Rover.

Julian Knight's Westminster Diary, 07/12/18

As many of you will know, we are currently in the middle of a hugely important debate in Parliament, where MPs are spending five days discussing the Government’s proposed Withdrawal Agreement.

Julian Knight's Westminster Diary, 06/12/18

Last week, I joined representatives from all around the world to take part in the first-ever International Committee (IGC) on Disinformation and ‘Fake News’.

Statement: The Brexit Deal

Solihull is one of the few boroughs in the UK to enjoy a trade surplus with the European Union. Not only do we have Jaguar Land Rover, Birmingham Airport, and the NEC but also a wide range of manufacturers and service providers which rely on frictionless and tariff free trade with the EU.