The Prime Minister is head of the UK government and is ultimately responsible for the policy and decisions of the government. He or she is the leader of the party that wins the most seats at a general election. After a general election the Queen formally asks that MP to form a Government.
Our system of Parliamentary democracy is highly regarded all over the world. Whilst I would agree that it is not always perfect – the UK has succeeded in creating a substantive and viable system over a period spanning more than eight centuries.
Dame Caroline Spelman MP pledged to continue to work with the charity, Arthritis Research UK, to push back the limits of arthritis for the thousands of local people living with the pain, isolation and fatigue of the condition.