News

Help to buy supporting local people

Nearly 600 families in Tamworth and over a thousand in Lichfield have been able to realise their dream of home ownership thanks to the government’s help to buy schemes, new figures out on 30 April 2019 show.

Happy Staffordshire Day!

Today is Staffordshire Day and the County Council have got together with Enjoy Staffs to promote industry across the County.

Casework Report - April

Each month my office produces a summary of casework dealt with on behalf of constituents.  For those interested below is a little breakdown of the types of issues crossing my desk throughout April.

View From The House - 29th April

HELLO and welcome to my weekly View from the House for Tamworth Informed. Eagle eyed readers will note that last week there wasn’t an article from me. This was due to Easter Recess and with very little to report back, I wanted to save it up for this week.

Saving Water - the multi flap

Recently a constituent visited my office after seeing me at Crossfit Tamworth.  The following weekend they had read a newspaper article written by Sir James Bevan about the problems which may arise around water in the future.

Giddy up for St Giles

Every year Coral the bookmakers teams up with MPs across the United Kingdom to offer them a charity bet on one horse in the Grand National.  For the last two years I have visited the shop in Glascote and come up lucky!

Tamworth on TV

Did you see Tamworth Enterprise College on Channel 4 last night? Tamworth's pupils are on a new show called the 'Great British School Swap'

If you didn't catch it, you can see it on Channel 4's online catch up service below:

World Parkinsons Day

Today is World Parkinsons Day and I recently had the opportunity to meet the lovely Parkinson's UK team to chat about the misconceptions surrounding Parkinson's.