Supporting our local businesses, community groups, and building up our high street

AS your MP I am always keen to support local businesses and community groups. One of my priorities over the next five years is to build up our local area and high street, and by doing so bring more opportunities for our residents, especially our young people. 


Campaign success for Free School Meals to be extended this Summer

Having lobbied the government heavily on this matter I am pleased that the government has announced plans to set up a "Covid Summer Food Fund" to provide food vouchers covering the six-week holiday period.


Please find below the Education Secretary's letter to MPs. 

Coronavirus: Important information for parents

Update 02/07/2020: The Education Secretary has today released guidance on what schools will look like upon the return of ALL YEARS in September. Please CLICK HERE for the government's plan to get all pupils back in the classroom.

COVID-19 Business Update 14/05/2020

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