Tags: "constituency"

05 Dec
0

Let’s Look at Re-opening Aldridge Station

I have welcomed the Government’s decision to reopen railway lines closed in the 1960’s and I hope this can help to lead to the reopening of Aldridge Station. During Transport Questions last week I specifically asked the Transport Minister: “Will ...

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04 Dec
0

Small Business Saturday 2017

I was pleased to be out and about across my Aldridge-Brownhills constituency last weekend supporting Small Business Saturday. Now in its fifth year, Small Business Saturday takes place on the first shopping Saturday of December and it is the UKs ...

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01 Dec
0

View from the House: Our Armed Forces sense of duty and professionalism is an example to us all

Quite understandably, to many people across Aldridge-Brownhills the debates surrounding Brexit appear to dominate all of our proceedings in Parliament at the moment. However, as your Member of Parliament there are many other issues I am also working on. One ...

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20 Nov
0

Championing Small Businesses across Aldridge-Brownhills

Small businesses are the lifeblood of local communities across the country. In my Aldridge-Brownhills constituency they remain the backbone of our High Streets, Village Centres, and Industrial Estates. Last year there were a record 5.5 million businesses across the country ...

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13 Nov
0

Act of Remembrance 2017

As Britain fell silent on the 11th hour, of the 11th day, of the 11th month we once again as a nation came together in an act of Remembrance to honour those who have paid the price for our freedom. ...

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10 Nov
0

View from the House – Tackling the Issues which matter to You!

Dementia is one of the main health issues we face today. Sadly, someone develops the condition every three minutes and increasingly people are facing the situation alone. Back in 2013 the Alzheimer’s Society launched the Dementia Friends initiative to tackle ...

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27 Oct
0

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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20 Oct
0

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
0

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
0

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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