Press Release: Penny Mordaunt MP hosts 'Exporting is Great' to support local businesses. Penny Mordaunt MP hosted the Department for International Trade at 2000 Lakeside, Portsmouth today. The Department of Trade set up a special 'Exporting is Great' mobile hub which is currently touring the country. Businesses looking to export, or expand their existing export operation were able to discuss their specific needs, engage with department officials and trade experts. New governm
Penny Mordaunt MP welcomed the announcement from Prime Minister Theresa May that the government is helping to make £20 million available to charities and community groups working to tackle loneliness. Today, Penny Mordaunt MP has launched a help page online including tips on how together we can all help to tackle loneliness. You'll also find links to charities and organistions who can provide help and volunteering opportunities to help end loneliness. You can visit the page
Football is a global game which brings everyone together - and last night’s (Sunday’s) fantastic Soccer Aid for Unicef match at Old Trafford was no exception. Every pound that the British public donates to Soccer Aid this year is to be matched by the UK Government, up to £5million. This will double the difference the donations make for children around the world. It will be transformational for so many, by helping to stop preventable diseases in children and end child hunger.
"Delighted to cut the ribbon on new Vision Express store at Tesco North Harbour, great people who love to have a good old natter while looking after your eyes. And, pleased to support their campaign to show good vision saves lives, focussed on car drivers." Penny.
It was great to see students at Admiral Lord Nelson school today taking on the UNICEF UK Play-Ground challenge / 'Keepy-uppy blindfolded challenge' for Soccer Aid They've raised around £800 so far and the UK Government will double this. Great work! DFID - UK Department for International Development #Unicef #Socceraid
Penny Mordaunt MP and Prime Minister Theresa May hosted a reception for representatives of Soccer Aid, including Olly Murs, Usain Bolt as well as schools who have taken part in raising funds for the Unicef project. Penny Mordaunt said; "Soccer Aid is a game like no other. Over the last 12 years, the £24 million raised through Soccer Aid has helped Unicef be there for more children than any other humanitarian organisation. They’re providing life-saving food, vaccines, clean wa
Portsmouth North MP, Penny Mordaunt has hit out at Labour MP, Stephem Morgan, who backed a new Labour pledged to base all of the navy’s new Type 26 frigates in Plymouth if the party won the next election. The vow was made by shadow defence secretary, Nia Griffith and backed by Labour’s MP for Portsmouth South, Stephen Morgan. Portsmouth North MP, Penny Mordaunt said; "Decisions on where the surface fleet should be based should be taken on what is best for the navy and to ensu