Pension Credit - are you entitled?

The charity Independent Age has been investigating the Pension Credit system.  They have kindly produced figures from each constituency of Pension Credit uptake and where improvements can be made.

Apply for Tesco Centenary Funding

Tesco CEO and Tamworth MP urge charities to apply for Tesco Centenary funding

Christopher Pincher MP is encouraging charities and community groups in Tamworth to apply for a share of a new £100,000 funding pot being offered by Tesco to mark its Centenary year. 

National Lottery Celebrates 25 Years

National Lottery celebrates 25 years and awarding £13.8 million to Tamworth projects

Following a meeting with Christopher Pincher MP, the National Lottery have confirmed that £13.8 million has been awarded to Tamworth projects over the last 25 years.

Lobbying to improve rural mobile networks

Rural MPs all over the country have been coming together to lobby the Government to support a proposal made by the mobile industry to create a shared rural network.  The aim of organising this kind of network is to extend mobile coverage in all of those hard to reach areas without having to incre

Keltruck Limited Visit

Last week I had the pleasure of visiting local business Keltruck Ltd at their premises on the Tame Valley Industrial Estate in Wilnecote.

Preventing sudden cardiac deaths

Christopher Pincher MP has attended an event organised by the charity Cardiac Risk in the Young (CRY) to lend his support to the ongoing campaign for a national strategy for the prevention of young sudden cardiac death (YSCD).

Boosting early learning

Today a national campaign has been launched with ideas to boost children's learning at home or as part of every day activities.