The Coronavirus Act provides powers to require information about food supply chains. The Government has said that it is collaborating with the food sector to manage the risk of disruption to supply chains, but that the Act provides powers in case requests for voluntary provision of information were not to be complied with in the future.…Read more
Service industries: Data for the sector that incorporates the retail sector, the financial sector, the public sector, business administration and cultural activities.…Read more
Manufacturing: Data on manufacturing jobs, output and producer confidence.…Read more
This briefing is about the use of food banks. Recent research means we have increasing amounts of data on food banks, giving us a fuller picture of their provision across the UK, and providing a more detailed picture of the characteristics of food bank users.
The number of three-day emergency food parcels distributed by the Trussell Trust rose again in September 2019.…Read more
Statistics on Health and Safety in the United Kingdom. Information on fatalities, accidents and illnesses by occupation, industry, region and country. Also includes international comparisons.…Read more
This pack has been produced ahead of the debate on Developing a retail strategy for the future, to be held…Read more
A Westminster Hall debate on the subject of “Social Mobility and Treasury Reform has been scheduled for 9.30am on 11 June 2019. The debate has been initiated by Rt Hon Justine Greening MP.…Read more
The Commons Library has compiled, from a wide range of sources, a selection of analysis and comment relevant to the UK’s forthcoming withdrawal from the European Union.…Read more
There will be a general debate on Traidcraft and the future of fair trade in Westminster Hall on Tuesday 18 December at 9.30am. The debate is being led by Liz Twist MP.…Read more
There will be a general debate on State aid, public ownership and workers rights after the UK leaves the EU, held in Westminster Hall on Tuesday 11 December at 2.30. The debate has been sponsored by Laura Smith MP.…Read more
There will be a general debate on the future of the Scottish economy held in Westminster Hall on Wednesday 27 June at 2.30pm. The debate has been sponsored by Ged Killen MP.…Read more
This debate pack has been prepared ahead of the debate on the Effect of the UK leaving the EU on tourism and the creative industries , to be held in Westminster Hall on Tuesday 17 April at 2.30PM. This debate will be led by Christine Jardine MP.
This debate pack has been prepared ahead of the debate on Social mobility and the economy, to be held in Westminster Hall on Wednesday 28 March at 9.30AM. This debate will be led by Justine Greening MP.…Read more
A Westminster Hall debate on Child Poverty in London is scheduled for Thursday 22 February at 3.00pm. The Member leading the debate is Siobhain McDonagh MP.…Read more
2018 sees several important centenaries in the UK: The end of WW1, the extension of the franchise to some women,…Read more