Westminster News

Chairman of Foreign Affairs Committee declares for Brexit

Two weeks after the Foreign Affairs Committee produced a unanimous report on the implications for Britain’s Role in the World of the EU referendum decision, its Chairman, Crispin Blunt, MP for Reigate, has declared his choice in the referendum campaign.

Foreign Affairs Committee: EU Report

The Foreign Affairs Committee publishes report representing the full spectrum of opinion on the question of the UK’s continuing membership of the European Union.

Figures show crippling costs of renewing Trident

An answer to a parliamentary question tabled by Crispin Blunt MP reveals that the costs of servicing the UK’s nuclear deterrent alone are estimated to continue to the 2060s at 6% of the defence budget, while the acquisition costs will be around £25 billion, higher than an earlier upper estimate of £20 billion.