Opinions

View From the House - July 27

This month in Parliament we passed three really important pieces of legislation, the Business Recovery Act, the  Domestic Abuse Act and the Trade Act. Each very different but each positive and both important to us domestically and internationally.

 

View From the House - June

Over the last couple of months, many people in Tamworth across the country have taken a stronger interest in announcements from the Government, as well as the news on the television and have looked to local media like The Herald for their news and updates.

View From the House - May

As I write the May edition of my View From The House Update, we enter into the sunny month of June. Looking back over equally sunny May - possibly the driest for many years - we have witnessed the indomitable spirit of our town and it’s people; from commemorating the 75th anniversary of Victory I

View From the House - April 28

“If this virus were a physical assailant, an unexpected and invisible mugger – which I can tell you from personal experience, it is – then this is the moment when we have begun together to wrestle it to the floor” – these were some of the words that stuck with me as Boris Johnson returned to No10

New role as Housing Minister

I am delighted to have been appointed as the Minister for Housing by the Prime Minister.  Naturally I am sad to leave behind the great work being done at the Foreign Office in building bridges across the world and delivering this Government’s vision of Global Britain.

View From the House Jan 31

I am writing this edition of View From The House whilst still in Westminster.  It is January 31st and along The Mall and all around Parliament Square Union flags are proudly flying on our last day in the EU.  By the time you read this our 47-year membership of the European Union will have come to

View From the House - September 9th

Hello and welcome back to my weekly View from the House for Tamworth Informed. The summer recess has been incredibly busy, with a lot of changes. I signed off my last View from the House saying there would be lots of news to report, I do not think I am wrong!

The path to Brexit

The votes in the House this week show there is a clear choice on Brexit.

Only Boris Johnson and the Conservatives will get Brexit done and move forward.

Labour and Jeremy Corbyn offer more confusion, delay and division.

The choice is clear - BACK BORIS, GET BREXIT

View From the House - 31st July

HELLO and welcome to my weekly View from the House for Tamworth Informed. Last week has been a very busy week here in the heart of Westminster, as well as in the news!