Archive

27 Oct
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News from across Aldridge-Brownhills

It is always good to be back from Westminster and to be out and about across the constituency to see some of the fantastic work which is going on in our local communities and to keep up to speed with ...

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23 Oct
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Parliamentary Roundup

It has been another busy week in Parliament and I have been participating in a wide number of debates and raising some of the matters that are important to constituents from right across Aldridge-Brownhills. New legislation is now being considered ...

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20 Oct
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View from the House – Traveller consultation to be launched

Back to Parliament after the Conference Recess and having successfully called for a Parliamentary debate about Unauthorised Traveller Encampments which have blighted large parts of Aldridge-Brownhills this summer, my first week back was spent focussing on these matters. As part ...

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16 Oct
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Making a Difference to Tackle Dementia

I was delighted to be joined last weekend by residents from across my constituency who signed up to become a ‘Dementia Friend’. The Information Session held at my local Constituency Office, is part of the Alzheimer’s Society campaign to tackle ...

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10 Oct
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When will the ‘Cat and Mouse’ Traveller merry-go-round end?

For some time I have been calling for a Parliamentary debate on the issue of Unauthorised Traveller Encampments which has blighted large parts of Aldridge-Brownhills throughout the summer. Throughout a debate in Parliament, yesterday, I used the opportunity to reaffirm ...

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10 Oct
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Renewing the British Dream

The recent Party Conference was a great opportunity for me to meet with representatives from charities and voluntary organisations to discuss issues raised with me by local constituents. I was pleased to meet with the Alzheimer’s Society and discuss my ...

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09 Oct
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Travellers must begin to learn that with rights come responsibilities

  Across the Country, our green and open spaces have been blighted this summer by the nuisance that is Unauthorised Traveller Encampments. It’s time to strengthen the law to stop these encampments appearing in the first place, toughen up the ...

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04 Oct
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Aristocats Open Day Showcases Animal Welfare

It was a pleasure to be invited to the Open Day at Aristocats Cattery in Rushall when they were hosting a ‘Homing Day’ for the Walsall Borough Cats Protection.  For me it was an opportunity to hear at first-hand the difference ...

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02 Oct
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Campaign to increase dementia awareness across Aldridge-Brownhills  

As part of the campaign to tackle the stigma, and help improve the understanding around dementia I will be running a free ‘Dementia Friends’ Information Session on Saturday 14 October. Alzheimer’s Society’s Dementia Friends programme is the biggest ever initiative ...

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