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‘WM Mayor Andy Street delivers on Second Devolution Deal’

The Chancellor, Philip Hammond, has confirmed a second round of devolution for the West Midlands in a significant victory for WM Mayor, Andy Street, who has been pushing for further powers to be granted to the region since his election in May.

MPs to debate including mother’s names on marriage certificates

The House of Commons will debate the future of marriage registration certificates in England and Wales after Conservative MP for Meriden, Dame Caroline Spelman, presented draft legislation to MPs to have mother’s names included on the documents.

Residents welcome Government changes to National Airspace Policy

Greater accountability, measures to cut emissions, tackle delays, reduce stacking and a new, independent noise body have formed part of a series of new measures, recently announced by the Government, to bring Britain’s airspace policy into the 21st century.