News

Household Flooding Insurance Support

Flooding is an issue for some of our residents, particularly those in low-lying rural parts of the constituency, near to streams and the rivers.  That is why it is one of my priorities for the area.  It is important to build upon and improve our flood defences and ensure that those are in place a

NHS Fund Boost - enshrined in law

Christopher Pincher MP has welcomed the news that the Conservative Government has delivered on its manifesto pledge to enshrine the historic £33.9 billion funding boost for the NHS into law.

Holocaust Memorial Day

Tamworth MP, Christopher Pincher, has signed the Holocaust Educational Trust’s Book of Commitment, in doing so pledging his to Holocaust Memorial Day and honouring those who were murdered during the Holocaust as well as paying tribute to the extraordinary Holocaust survivors who work tirelessly t

Funding won for Changing Places

Changing Places toilets are disabled toilets with additional equipment such as hoists, adult sized benches and larger spaces which allow people to maintain their dignity while they are out and about.

X-rays in more prisons

During the election a key issue a number of residents raised with me was cracking down on drugs and weapons in prisons.  This is an issue I know the Prime Minister as well as the Prison Service are keen to resolve.

Arts funding open

Sometimes people contact me suggesting there is not enough art in Tamworth, well now is your chance to make some changes.

The Creative People and Places Fund 2020-2024 is now open to new places across England and Tamworth is one of the areas where you can apply for funding!

Increased Parental Bereavement Leave

Today new regulations were laid out in Parliament for parents who suffer the loss of a child.  From April of this year they will be entitled to two weeks statutory bereavement leave. 

The NHS App

If you have not done so already, try the new NHS App.  Simply search for the app on your store, the NHS are trying to get as many people signed up and making use of their services as possible.

Travel discounts for veterans on the way

We are introducing the United Kingdom's first ever veterans rail card to help boost veteran's job prospects and strengthen family bonds through cheaper travel.