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The Claymore Lounge

While I was working in my office on Lichfield Street, my team popped into the newly finished Claymore Lounge in the Tamworth Assembly Rooms for their lunch break.  The place looks fantastic.

New £20 note on the way

Soon a new £20 is to be launched, it is said to be the Bank's most secure note yet.  The note featuring new features aimed at making it difficult to counterfeit will contain two see through windows, with a small one in the bottom corner inspired by Tintern Abbey.  The note has various foil patche

New funding for GP Surgeries

Today the Government has announced an additional £1.5bn funding boost for GP services, which will deliver more doctors, nurses and more appointments, ensuring that patients and their families have fast access to the medical support they need.

LIBOR fines to fund travel for veterans

This year we will be commemorating 75 years since VE Day and VJ Day.  There will be events around the country as a way for us all to remember the sacrifices of those who served in the wars, to ensure that they are never forgotten.

FE support package

Focus of the Government is moving away from Brexit and on to key themes the electorate has flagged as important.  Education is a key theme, in particular supporting further education.

 

Pre-Charge Bail consultation

Today the Home Secretary launched a consultation pre-charge bail to see what the wider public think of the idea.

Increasing charging points in Tamworth

With car manufactures making more and more electric vehicles, especially the ones on our doorstep such as JLR is it only right that consumers can purchase electric vehicles with confidence that they can be easily charged.

Casework Report - January

Now that I have been re-elected, I wanted to get back to providing monthly casework reports.  It helps local people gain a better insight about the topics that residents are raising with me throughout the month.

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 - Jan 31st

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