To mark the end of Mental Health Awareness Week, I met with the team at COMPASS in Netherfield.
COMPASS is a substance misuse service supporting both adults and youth in MK.  Their aim is to support those tackling addiction with recovery and treatment services

Touchline News!

I dropped into Newport Pagnell Football Club last week to see the latest addition to the touchline.

MacMillan Brave the Shave for Olney Resident

Dee who lives in Olney contacted my office asking if I could help in raising awareness for her forthcoming “Brave the Shave”.  Having heard her heart-warming story and the lengths she’s prepared to go to, I’m happy to help where I can.

MK Goes Pop!

The £500K investment for Popworld has brought nineties’ cheese and noughties’ nostalgia to MK.

Opening at the end of last month, the format has forged a legendary status across the UK by providing memorable nights filled with fun, laughter and the best pop tunes in town.

Brooklands Development Making Good Progress

Following my visit last month to the construction site of the Brooklands Health Centre, I was delighted to return and see the site of the Barratt Homes development.

Africa & UK Collaboration

My recent visit as Armed Forces Minister to Rwanda, Kenya and South Sudan was to promote co-operation with the UK Armed Forces.  Our actions have already had a big impact in these particular countries in supporting them with humanitarian projects and the fight against terrorism.

Brooklands Health Centre - Up on the Roof!

It was great to visit the construction site of the new Brooklands Health Centre where a 50-strong team is busy laying floors, installing ceilings and completing the internal decoration.

Disabled Veterans’ Scholarships Fund

Have you been disabled in or due to Military Service? The Open University has the Disabled Veterans’ Scholarships Fund making education free and offering specialist support. This is truly a fantastic opportunity.

My vision for MK

Read my thoughts on the future of Milton Keynes on the front page of Celebrate:MK today.