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It's Thank a Teacher Day!

I'd like to pay tribute to teachers across Milton Keynes on "Thank a Teacher Day", whose hard work means that more children are gaining the skills and knowledge they need to get on in life.

MKFM

Always great to meet up with Darren on MKFM.  This morning I'm talking about the NHS, Homelessness and last nights emotional game!

Boost for MK Rough Sleepers

The Government has provided Milton Keynes Council with £240k to boost the immediate support available to people living on the streets and help them into accommodation.

Update: MK Bus Shelter

Adopted as the Mayor’s charity of the year, MK Bus Shelter is now fully operational, offering shelter and support to six people who would otherwise be living on our streets.

Behind the Mask!

I'm asked to do many things in my role as an MP.  This has to be the strangest yet the most relaxing!

Mobile Rural Surgeries 2018

Monday 30 July

Clifton Reynes outside the Robin Hood 11am – 11.20am

Newton Blossomville by the school 11.25am -11.45am

Sherington The Knoll, near bus stop 11.55am – 12.20pm

Chicheley outside Village Hall 12.25pm – 12.40pm

COMPASS

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.