Zoos and Aquariums have now been allowed to open but in order to support them further, the government as announced they will receive £100 million of funding to support them and mitigate the impact of the coronavirus.
Access to Coronavirus testing has continued to increase and now there are six new walk through local testing sites in England by appointment for those without a car. The number of mobile testing units will double to 236 by the end of July and new priority post boxes for testing kits ill be creat
The 4th of July is a well-known date, mainly in the United States, however in the UK it will also be a landmark day as pubs, cinemas, visitor attractions, hotels, caravan and campsites will open for the first time since 23rd of March.
During the coronavirus pandemic it has been a priority to help rough sleepers by providing shelter and support both mentally and physically. The government has announced it will go further by providing £105 million to support rough sleepers and those at risk of homelessness.
It is important to encourage women to pursue the careers they dream of and one way of supporting this is through the Investing in Women Code. It is a commitment to support the advancement of female entrepreneurs and improve access to tools, resources and finance from the financial sector.
The UK is a world leader in the automotive industry and it a massive employer across the UK including in South Derbyshire. I am pleased to see £73.5 million being invested to protect jobs and support green technology.