Westminster News

West Coast Mainline Partnership Changes

Today the Department for Transport announced that the award for the West Coast Partnership has gone to First Trenitalia.  This is the line which most people catch from Tamworth station at Platform 2 heading south to London (currently ran by Virgin).

Appointed as Foreign Office Minister

I am really honoured to have been appointed as the Minister of State for Europe and the Americas in the Foreign and Commonwealth Office.

Prime Minister Boris Johnson

Boris Johnson has been elected as the leader of the Conservative Party by a decisive majority, and with that he brings the energy, vision and leadership to break the Brexit deadlock and propel the United Kingdom further along the road of prosperity  Only the other month, Boris came and knocked on

Fighting Blood Cancer

Christopher Pincher MP recently attended a cross-party Parliamentary event to learn about the importance of the Anthony Nolan stem cell donor register.

Youth rail card

Christopher Pincher MP encourages young Tamworth residents to apply for new 16-17 railcard

The Tamworth MP is asking schools, teachers and parents to encourage their students to take advantage of a new railcard for 16- and 17-year olds, that is soon to be launched by the Government.

National Lottery Celebrates 25 Years

National Lottery celebrates 25 years and awarding £13.8 million to Tamworth projects

Following a meeting with Christopher Pincher MP, the National Lottery have confirmed that £13.8 million has been awarded to Tamworth projects over the last 25 years.

Preventing sudden cardiac deaths

Christopher Pincher MP has attended an event organised by the charity Cardiac Risk in the Young (CRY) to lend his support to the ongoing campaign for a national strategy for the prevention of young sudden cardiac death (YSCD).

Boosting early learning

Today a national campaign has been launched with ideas to boost children's learning at home or as part of every day activities.

Guide Dogs Campaign - Access All Areas

Christopher Pincher MP has supported a campaign to tackle discrimination against guide dog owners at an event in Parliament organised by the charity Guide Dogs.