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04 Jan
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Happy New Year

I would like to take this opportunity to wish everyone in Aldridge-Brownhills constituency a Happy New Year. 2015 was a big year in many ways and not least in politics, when back in May the country faced a clear choice ...

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17 Dec
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Coffee, Carols and Canoeing

On Saturday I held a Macmillan Christmas Coffee Morning to raise money for Macmillan Cancer Support. We raised a fantastic £165.71. I want to thank everyone if they baked, helped to prepare or just supported us on the day, every ...

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15 Dec
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What a site! – The New Oak Park Leisure Centre

Last weekend I had the chance to visit the new site for Oak Park Leisure Centre. It will be a fantastic asset to our local community and will provide both leisure and community resource facilities. I believe that the benefits ...

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10 Dec
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A View From Westminster – Local Newspaper Column

My background before I entered Parliament was in business, and for almost 25 years I worked for and with small businesses, including the optical industry and our own family electronics and manufacturing firm. It will therefore come as no surprise ...

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07 Dec
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Small Business Saturday 2015

Wendy Morton MP visited a range of local small businesses at the weekend in recognition of Small Business Saturday, and to raise awareness of the importance of shopping locally, and supporting the local economy. Now in its third year, Small ...

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24 Nov
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Local Business Celebrates a 10 year milestone.

Ahead of Small Business Saturday in 10 days time I had the pleasure of joining SHS Products in celebrating the 10th Anniversary of  their company. It was wonderful to learn more about the history of their handrail systems manufacturing business ...

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09 Nov
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Lest We Forget…

As our local community came together on Sunday to commemorate the service and sacrifice of those who fought and died for our country it was a poignant reminder of the importance of paying homage to all of our service men ...

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04 Nov
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Castletots and Spooky Shots

This week I had the privilege to attend the opening of Castletots Nursery, a brand new provision for two year olds in Walsall Wood. Castlefort JMI School have put so much hard work and effort into getting the new premises ...

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20 Oct
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Pelsall Poppies

Last weekend I was invited to The Big Poppy Knit, organised by the Pelsall branch of the Royal British Legion.  Their challenge – to the community is to cover the Village Clock with hand knitted poppies, and so last Saturday I joined ...

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15 Oct
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Aldridge Youth Fellowship Question Time, The Poppy Run and a new ambulance for Pelsall Disabled Group

Last weekend was a varied one to say the least. It began after my Constituency Surgery, with a return visit to the Aldridge Youth Fellowship where I was quizzed by young people on a range of subjects from whether or ...

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