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.

Lucy's Law - Puppy Farming

Many of my constituents would be pleased to hear after contacting me about this issue, I can now inform you that Parliament has recently passed legislation which enforces Lucy’s Law.  I know that some of you have been campaigning and lobbying me on this issue for many years.

George Bryan Centre Meeting

I recently requested a meeting with the Secretary of State for Health to discuss the future of the George Bryan Centre.


Changing Places Toilets

Chris Pincher has welcomed the launch of a consultation on improving the provision of Changing Places toilets.

Learn about Foster Care

It is Foster Care Fortnight a week dedicated to raising awareness of foster care and how you can get involved.

Staffordshire County Council are running a roadshow throughout towns in the region and it is visiting Tamworth on Monday 20th May outside St Editha's Church.

Funding for UHDB NHS Trust

The University Hospitals of Derby and Burton NHS Foundation Trust, the group which manages Queens Burton, Samuel Johnson, Sir Robert Peel, London Road Derby and Royal Derby Hospitals is set to receive an extra £12.9 million extra in Government capital funding.

Changes to Muckley Corner

The Muckley Corner roundabout is an issue which regularly appears in my casework.  The area is confusing for drivers passing through.

I have been pressing the Highways Agency to review the site and see what changes can be implemented and have a brief update for you on this issue.