The Conservatives are doing all we can to help the next generation get on in life and succeed in a globalised world which is very competitive.That's why we're improving education by:Protecting the schools budget - because nothing is more important than our children's educationRaising standards and restoring discipline - so our children can compete with the world's best and enjoy a better futureAttracting the top graduates to teaching
The Conservatives in government are cutting income tax and freezing fuel duty, helping you and your family be more financially secure.We're cutting income tax for over 25 million people, saving the typical taxpayer £705 a year. That means hardworking people keep more of the money they earn and are better able to provide for their families.
The Conservatives in government are building an economy that delivers for people who work hard and play by the rules.We're rewarding work by:Capping benefits - so no out-of-work household can claim more in benefits than the average family earns in workStopping benefits rising faster than wages - to ensure that it always pays to workIntroducing Universal Credit - so it always pays more to be in work than on benefitsWe're also controlling immigration by:
As someone who had a career in business before entering politics, Nigel knows what it is like to start and grow a successful company from scratch; to create jobs and provide opportunity. However, Nigel experienced the pain of being made redundant and understands the impact that this can have on an individual and their family.