Lobbying at Lavendon School

I was very pleased to be spending an afternoon with the Year 6 students of Lavendon School last week. 

Brexit Update

This week Members of Parliament and the public have been given an update on Brexit. The timeline is as such…

Peoples Postcode Lottery - Applications Now Open

Applications are now open for local charities to benefit for up to  £20,000 of funding. 

I'm encouraging local charities and good causes to apply for over £3million of funding that has been raised by the players of People’s Postcode Lottery.

MK:U Design Competition Launched Today!

What a view of MK this morning! The land over my left shoulder is the future site of our new university MK:U. Today MK Council & Cranfield Uni launched their international design competition to find a landmark design to put us on the educational map.

MK Economy Continues to Boom

I've welcomed a report by Centre for Cities which shows Milton Keynes has strengthened its place as one of the strongest economies in the UK.

Unemployment at a 43 Year Low

Figures published by the Office for National Statistics (ONS) showed unemployment in Milton Keynes North and across the UK fell yet again in December.

A Woolly Good Winner

The winner of the Newport Pagnell Independent Shop of the Year 2018 competition has been announced. Congratulations to The Wool Shop!

The competition organised by me took place over December and ended on Friday 18th January with almost 600 votes cast.

Brexit: My Approach

Following last week’s vote in Parliament and the ongoing impasse on Brexit, I thought this an appropriate time to update constituents with my proposed approach.

Green MK Grant

Today I'm launching the 'Green MK Grant.'

The idea is to find young people living in Milton Keynes who have new ideas on how to reduce our levels of waste, lower our energy use or anything else that can help MK contribute to tackling climate change.