Heather Wheeler backs a Global Britain.

Today marks the inauguration of the new Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office. The world faces considerable challenges, including the coronavirus, famine, climate change and conflict.

UK secures early access to 90 million doses of vaccines.

Securing a safe and effective vaccine is the only way to defeat the coronavirus. The UK has secured early access to 90 million doses of two vaccine candidates. This includes 60 million doses of the Nova vaccine and 30 million doses of the Janssen vaccine.