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Changes introduced by Conservatives today will give people a much greater say over wind farms in their area, shifting the balance of power to local communities.

Today’s Energy Bill will save families up to £158 on their utility bills, by helping people to switch to the cheapest tariff.

Speaking in Germany today, William Hague has outlined plans for a new 'red card’ system for national parliaments, to block unwelcome laws from Brussels.

I'm writing to update you on some important developments in our mission to bring the British people a referendum on Europe.

Education Secretary Michael Gove today approved 102 new free school applications to open in 2014 and beyond, delivering around 50,000 new school places.

Today, Justice Secretary Chris Grayling has unveiled important changes to prisoner rehabilitation across England and Wales.

Today marks the important next step in the radical reshaping of the welfare system so the system works for hardworking people, as the Universal Credit pathfinder is launched in parts of Manchester.

New figures reveal how Labour councils have the biggest council tax arrears and worst collection rates - explaining why Labour councils charge higher council tax than Conservative ones.

Encouraging crime figures were released by the Office for National Statistics today.

Today the Government underlined its commitment to high-quality vocational and occupational education by announcing a new Technical Baccalaureate measure.