World Parkinsons Day

Today is World Parkinsons Day and I recently had the opportunity to meet the lovely Parkinson's UK team to chat about the misconceptions surrounding Parkinson's.

HGVs in Harlaston

One of the recurring themes at a recent village surgery was HGVs passing through Harlaston, despite there being signage in place restricting the vehicles from accessing certain roads.

VIew From the House - 6th April

Hello and welcome to my weekly View from the House for Tamworth Informed. This has been a busy week for Brexit as the Government is working to break the deadlock in Parliament and move forward with Brexit.

English Tourism Week

This week we celebrate English Tourism Week.  I met with the Tourism Minister Michael Ellis MP to chat about the fantastic attractions we have in and around Tamworth such as Tamworth Castle, the Snowdome and of course Drayton Manor.

Train Station Scaffolding

It's been there so long, for many commuters it is simply part of the furniture - the scaffolding at Tamworth Railway Station has been in place in some form since August 2016.

Orange Wednesday For St Giles Hospice

Today is Orange Wednesday so it is fantastic to be support St Giles Hospice's fundraising campaign along with Michael Fabricant MP.

Indicative Votes Round Two

Yesterday the House of Commons voted again on more Brexit options, this was part of the process of seeing whether Parliament as a whole could agree upon a solution to Brexit.

Grants and Funding - April

Here are the latest grants up for grabs for your community projects, groups and events.  Take a look.