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Chris signs Youth Friendly Charter

On the 17th of June I had the pleasure of attending a drop-in session hosted by the APPG for Youth Employment where I signed the Youth Friendly MP Charter.

Signing the Charter pledges my support to five key principles of youth employment in Tamworth.

Increasing animal cruelty sentences

Today I was delighted to see the Government announcement that the maximum sentence for animal cruelty will be rising to 5 years of imprisonment.  I know this is an issue that many of you have written to me about and so I include a copy of the Minister's letter below.

 

 

Tamworth Business Success

I am delighted to congratulate Winner Recruitment, who are based in Tamworth and Little Aston, on making it into the London Stock Exchange #1000Companies report. They join 1000 British companies that inspire our country as some of our most dynamic and fastest growing enterprises.

Backing Armed Forces Day

Chris Pincher MP is backing Armed Forces Day as a great opportunity to show support for those who make up the Armed Forces community

Young professionals wanted

Following the success fo the programme last year, Lichfield and Tamworth Councils have once again linked up with the Greater Birmingham Chamber of Commerce's young professional division to sponsor another NINE places across Tamworth and Lichfield.

Calling teenage readers

The Summer Reading Challenge starts on 13th July. This year Staffordshire Libraries are celebrating the 20th anniversary of the Summer Reading Challenge with an exciting space theme, to coincide with the 50th anniversary of the first Moon landing, which is sure to be lots of fun for everyone

Winston Churchill Memorial Trust Fellowship

For those who like to travel, applications are now open for the Winston Churchill Memorial Trust Fellowship.  The funding provides a life-changing opportunity to learn, travel abroad and explore a topic of your choice.  If you think you can make change happen - this is the fellowship for you.

Meeting litter ambassadors

This week one of our local litter ambassadors, Tina Clements visited Parliament for a Keep Britain Tidy event.  There are many local litter picking volunteers who are doing a fab job with supporting Tamworth and Lichfield Councils with keeping their areas clean and encouraging people to reduce, r

Becoming Carbon Neutral By 2050

Christopher Pincher MP has welcomed the announcement that the United Kingdom will become the first major economy in the world to end its contribution towards global warming, as the Conservative Government introduces a new law to achieve net zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2050.