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My Interview with the Yorkshire Evening Post

Returning for the city where she spent several years of her childhood, attending Roundhay School and “hanging around in Roundhay Park”, she yesterday toured local businesses extolling the opportunities for post-Brexit global trade.

Bright future for Scottish trade outside EU - The Press and Journal

Since taking on the role of International Trade Secretary I have strived to set out my vision for future trade.

I believe in free trade and breaking down barriers to give people in Britain and across the world the opportunity and freedom to get on in life.

My Speech at the Financial Times' Women at the Top event

This is an issue that I have been passionate about since I was a girl and I was presented with a ‘Junior Air Hostess’ badge on the plane by KLM and my brothers were given ‘Junior Pilot Badges’ and I thought “that is unfair” and that is what radicalised me.

DfT announce Ely rail scheme as one to develop

The Department for Transport this week published their Autumn Update of rail enhancements programmes. Within the document,  the Ely Area Enhancement Capacity has progressed through as a scheme to develop.

My Speech to the World Trade Organisation

Britain & free trade

We know that free trade, facilitated by the rules based multilateral trading system, is an engine of global growth and prosperity.