On Exercise with USS George H.W Bush

With the UK's new aircraft carrier HMS Queen Elizabeth due to arrive in her home port of Portsmouth for the first time on the 18th Aug, it was a huge honour to visit this week the USS George H.W. Bush on exercise off the coast of Scotland.

One Stop Shop for Homeless

I am pleased to see the ‘one stop shop’ has become a reality. Rough sleeping is now a pressing issue in MK and we need to work together to address it. I have been actively supporting initiatives across the city and I am determined to continue to play my part.

Government Funding for MK Adoption Agency

The Department for Education announced this week that it will be funding the development of three Centres of Excellence for Adoption Support around the UK to improve support offered to adoptive families.

Local Veteran Joins the Debate

An absolute pleasure to be set right on a few things by fellow #Sapper Philip Smith BEM whilst out and about on my mobile surgeries.

Mobile Surgeries Out on the Road

My mobiles surgeries for the rural communities are hitting the road again, so if you have any issues or concerns that you feel I maybe able to assist you with then do drop by.

Dates, times and locations are as follows:

Thursday, 3rd August

Funding for MK Road Improvements

Milton Keynes will receive £3.925 million from the Department for Transport to improve the A509 and A422, Willen Road to Olney, it has been confirmed today.

#MYMK50 Celebrating 50 Years of MK!

Back to 1980 and a new family move into Milton Keynes.  One of the many images I'll be sharing with you over the next 50 days to launch my #MyMK50 competition.

Free Childcare Doubles to 30 Hours

Government are offering eligible families a saving of up to £5,000 a year when the new 30 hours free childcare scheme opens in September.

Parents with a child under five years old can now apply for a 30 hours free childcare place for September 2017.