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View from the House – ‘Brownfield First Development should always be the first option!

As Parliament returns following the summer recess we begin to turn our attention to debating the Great Repeal Bill and Britain’s new future outside of the European Union but, we ...

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National Citizens Scheme shows positive benefit for young people locally

During a recent visit to the National Citizen Service (NCS) course at Manor Farm, Rushall I was able to see first-hand the difference that the NCS is making for young ...

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View from the House – It’s Our Green Belt – Now It’s Your Say!

Now in recess from Westminster there is still much to do and much going on. The four Black Country Authorities including, Walsall Council, have recently commenced their Black Country Core ...

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View from the House

Groups of hard-working and dedicated volunteers often work quietly behind the scenes, supporting our local communities, something which those of you who regularly follow my column will know I often ...

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Parliamentary Roundup

It has been a busy time in Parliament since the Queen’s Speech and I have continued to raise matters in Parliamentary debates and question times of importance to residents from ...

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View from the House – Are you taking the Summer Reading Challenge?

It has been a busy last few weeks at Westminster. We have now started to build on the decision to trigger Article 50 and the Government has formally laid before ...

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View from the House – Community Safety remains a Top Priority!

With Parliament now in Recess for the summer I want to take this opportunity to reflect upon events locally and nationally. Sadly in recent weeks and months our local community ...

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View from the House – The State Opening ushers in a New Parliamentary Term

In recent weeks our national news has been dominated by a series of tragic events both in London and Manchester. Locally we have also had heart-breaking news which has profoundly ...

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A View From Westminster – Local Newspaper Column – Thank you

As Parliament returns I want to say a big thank you to all of the residents across Aldridge-Brownhills who supported me at last weeks General Election, and indeed all who ...

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Wendy raises litter and fly tipping in the House of Commons

Knowing that constituents often raise the issues of litter and fly tipping with me. Last week, in the final question session to the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs ...

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