Author Archives: Wendy Morton MP

23 Feb
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View from the House – Aldridge Police Station Matters to Local Residents

News reached me at the end of last week that the Police and Crime Commissioner for the West Midlands intends to close our Police Station in Aldridge. The decision by West Midlands Police to sell off Aldridge Police Station comes ...

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22 Feb
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Out & About across Aldridge-Brownhills

It has been a busy few weeks across my Aldridge-Brownhills constituency and once again it has been good to meet with so many of you locally at your events. One of the highlights of last month was undoubtedly my visit ...

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13 Feb
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Live Life Local

This is the first of my regular columns in the Live Life Local Magazine.  

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12 Feb
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Women’s Suffrage

I was delighted as part of the celebration of 100 years since women’s suffrage Sue Satterthwaite and Len Boulton our magnificent local historians put on an exhibition at the Aldridge Library to celebrate the remarkable life of the ‘Aldridge Suffragette’. ...

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09 Feb
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What’s been happening in Westminster

Since returning to Parliament in January it has been a busy session in which we have continued to get to grips with the issues which matter to hard working families. Prior to Christmas the Prime Minister secured an important step ...

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06 Feb
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Women’s Suffrage

Today (February 6th) marks the 100th Anniversary of the Representation of the People’s Act 1918, the date on which women over 30 and all men over 21 got the vote. Whilst this was only partial suffrage, it was a huge ...

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05 Feb
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New Year News 2018

 Here is the latest copy of my Constituency newsletter currently being delivered across Aldridge-Brownhills.

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02 Feb
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A View from the House: Working to ensure a Cleaner and Greener Britain for all of us

When Parliament returned at the start of the year the Prime Minister took the opportunity to reshuffle her ministerial team and she asked me to join the Government as an Assistant Whip. I was absolutely delighted and have now joined ...

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01 Feb
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Our Small Businesses and Manufacturers are helping drive our economic growth

Newly published economic data shows that unemployment is at a new 40-year low and is only 2% in Aldridge-Brownhills. Public Sector Borrowing is at its lowest level since 2000, there is improved economic growth and we now have the highest ...

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29 Jan
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Aldridge Youth Theatre Pantomime Success!

Saturday night was pantomime time and an evening of fun and entertainment with the fabulous production of Humpty Dumpty at Aldridge Youth Theatre. Once again we were superbly entertained with some good pantomime fun, written by the talented Neville Ellis ...

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