Marcus Jones MP

Biography

Marcus Jones was appointed Parliamentary Under Secretary of State (Minister for Local Government) from May 2015 to 8 January 2018.

Previous roles in government

  1. Parliamentary Under Secretary of State (Minister for Local Government)

    • 2015 to 2018

Announcements

  1. Business rates: delivering more frequent revaluations
  2. Minister urges households to recycle as much as possible over Christmas
  3. Funding for supported housing for older people to encourage building new homes
  4. Government actions a further step in homeless prevention
  5. Government pledges £500,000 for new action group to grow future of public parks
  6. The future of public parks: government response to the Select Committee report
  7. New rules to strengthen standards for councillors and mayors
  8. New fund launched to reduce litter through innovative projects
  9. Government to extend Green Flag Award for 5 more years
  10. Business rates boost for broadband