Julian Knight's Westminster Diary, 14/09/18

Last week, the Government announced that the West Midlands has won a UK-wide competition to be the first major national testbed for 5G mobile broadband technology.

Knight quizzes Media Secretary on Channel 4 move

Julian Knight MP has pressed Jeremy Wright QC, the Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media, and Sport, on plans to relocate Channel 4’s national headquarters to Birmingham.

Local MP and Prime Minister pay tribute to stabbing victims

Julian Knight MP used the first Prime Minister’s Questions of the new Parliamentary session (Wednesday 5th September) to offer his thoughts and prayers to the family and friends of Khaola Saleem and Raneem Oudeh.

Julian Knight's Westminster Diary, 30/08/18

I was very interested to learn last week that Transport for the West Midlands are bringing forward their plans to create a new, high-speed ‘Sprint’ bus route between Solihull, the city centre, and the airport.

Local MP blessed in Hindu ceremony

Julian Knight MP welcomed members of the Shree Prajapati Association Birmingham to his constituency office last Friday to take part in the Hindu festival of ‘Raksha Bandhan’.

Julian Knight's Westminster Diary, 23/08/18

One of the things at very heart of British democracy is our sense of fair play. Unlike elections in some other countries, such as the United States, we have always imposed reasonable limits on what campaigns can do and spend during elections.