Let’s work together to solve one of our biggest challenges

We will all be aware of the growing numbers of families who are homeless and those people who are sleeping rough in Milton Keynes. Having dealt with many cases through our offices, we know it has become a pressing issue.

MK50 Thank You

Both Iain Stewart MP and I hosted a “Thank You” reception last night to recognise the volunteers in Milton Keynes who have and continue to make an enormous contribution to our local community.

On a Pub Crawl!

Someone’s got to do it! Leading up to Christmas I will be visiting a number of pubs in the area and hope that you will be able to join me. It’s an opportunity to raise any concerns you may have or just to come and air your views over a pint.  

Objectives Announced for EU Partnership

Today (15th August) the government are publishing the first in a series of papers on the new deep and special partnership the UK wants to build with the EU.

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.