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All Party Parliamentary Jordan Group Statement

The All Party Parliamentary Jordan Group wishes to offer its condolences to the Jordanian people and Government, and express its horror at the brutal murder of First Lieutenant Muath al-Kasasbeh at the hands of ISIS.

Crispin Blunt meets Transport Secretary over rail chaos

Reigate MP has today met with the Secretary of State for Transport, Rt Hon Patrick McLoughlin MP, to discuss the rail chaos brought about by the Thameslink upgrade works at London Bridge, and to again press the Government to work on a fare reduction scheme for the duration of the rail disruption.

Blunt continues work on rail disruption

Following catastrophic disruption to evening commuter rail journeys in and out of London Bridge station this week, Reigate MP, Crispin Blunt, sought urgent briefings from both Network Rail and the train operator, Southern Rail, to find out exactly what went wrong and what steps the agencies involved are taking to remedy the problems.

Gatwick refuse public questioning by local MPs

Gatwick Airport Limited (GAL) has refused to appear publically before MPs at the House of Commons to answer questions on their second runway proposal, it was confirmed today.