Chris's Christmas Card Launch

This week Chris launched his Christmas card competition between all of Tamworth’s primary schools. 

View from the House - 26th Octoer

Firstly, I want to mention that on Wednesday I launched my Christmas card competition – I know, far too early to think about that!

Blood Cancer and stem cells

The Anthony Nolan Trust has been running events in Parliament to raise awareness about stem cells and blood cancer.

View from the House - 19th Oct

Figures released this week show that as youth unemployment has halved since 2010, the unemployment rate remains at its lowest since 1975, and wages have grown at their fastest in nearly a decade, helping families have more money in their pockets.

Universal Credit Work Allowances

Universal Credit and the work allowance has been a topic of much debate in Westminster over the past few days.  Universal Credit is a major reform that will transform the welfare state in Britain.

Chris Joins Dance Class with NRG Dance Crew

On Friday 12th October Chris visited the NRG Dance Crew in Tamworth to see their new facility and hear from the young people where dance is so important to their lives. 

Asylum Accomodation Debate

The Asylum Accommodation debate took place in Westminster Hall this week, which a number of residents asked me to attend.

Beer Duty Campaign

Many residents over the last few weeks have contacted me regarding a campaign to freeze and reduce beer duty.