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A Levels and GCSEs

North East Herts MP Oliver Heald has welcomed the Government's announcement that A Levels and GCSEs will be decided on teachers assessment.

MP Presses for A level regrading

North East Herts MP, Oliver Heald, is pressing Ministers for the A level marking system to be changed following heartfelt pleas from local parents and schools.

Coronavirus Community Support Fund is open

£200m has been made available for small and medium charities and community organisations to apply for. These grants will be distributed through The National Lottery Community Fund. Priority will be given to the following types of applications:

New COVID-19 Secure Guidelines for Workplaces

I have received the attached 'Dear Colleague' from The Rt Hon Alok Sharma at the Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy with guidelines for workplaces.

Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme open for applications

Dear Sir Oliver,

Employers in your constituency can now claim online for a grant for 80% of their furloughed employees’ salaries, up to a maximum of £2,500 per employee, per month, through the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme. This scheme will be open until the end of June 2020.