Have your say on local care

Together We're Better the group looking into the Staffordshire and Stoke On Trent health care are encouraging local people to have their say in a public consultation on the future of local NHS care.

PIP and older people

I just wanted to confirm a brief tweak to the benefit system which I know will come as a big relief to some of my constituents making claims for care and support through Personal Independence Payments (PIP).

Takeaways to homes

This week, Westminster has axed more planning red tape, it will allow more homeowners to extend their properties quickly and easily without a full planning application and allow shops to change to office space and takeaway buildings to be converted to homes without undergoing a full planning appl

Tamworth Polling Places Review

When elections are near, I always receive a few queries about polling places, whether it is residents unsure as to where they should be voting because their neighbour uses a different venue, parents concerned that their child's school has closed for the day or residents frustrated that they strug

Todays Announcement

Stoicism, resilience, dedication and selflessness are the watchwords that define the Prime Minister’s tenure at 10 Downing Street.

Meeting CAHMs

Last week I had the opportunity to meet with CAHMs, the Child and Adolescent Mental Health Service at the Samuel Johnson Hospital.  I was joined by Michael Fabricant MP for Lichfield.

Work Experience

Summer is rolling in and many local young people are considering their futures as they leave school.  Every year I try to open my constituency and Westminster offices up to local students who want a week or a few days of work experience.

Strength in numbers

Today is National Numeracy Day a great opportunity to highlight numeracy skills and encourage people of all ages to take action to improve their skills.