Statement On Thomas Cook

It has been announced today that the Thomas Cook Group has ceased trading and has been placed into compulsory liquidation.

MyBus Celebrates 25,000th Journey

It was a pleasure to attend the fanfare celebration marking the 25,000th journey taken on the free employee bus My Bus on Friday (13th September).

The MK Job Show Is Back For A Ninth Year

The ninth annual MK Job Show is taking place in Middleton Hall in the centre:mk on Friday 13th and Saturday 14th September.

It was a pleasure to go and attend the event which Iain Stewart and I helped set up nine years ago down at the Buszy by the bus station.

Meet Me At McDonald's For A Drop-In Session

I'm delighted to be visiting the McDonald's restaurant at the Xscape in Milton Keynes on Monday 16 September for the latest in its series of drop in sessions for constituents. 

Wages Growing Fast And Unemployment Falls

I'm really pleased by the latest positive news from the Office For National Statistics with wages rising fast, more people in work than ever before and unemployment down again.

MK To Receive Up To £25m From Towns Fund

Milton Keynes is set to receive a share of up to £25 million from the Government's Towns Fund which will be invested in local services and infrastructure.

The fund is supporting towns to build prosperous futures and equal out areas of deprivation.

Mark Welcomes Spending Round For 2020-21

Mark Lancaster, the MP for Milton Keynes, has welcomed today’s Spending Round announcement for 2020-21 which shows the fastest increase in day to day spending in 15 years.

Mark Backs #WearItPink Breast Cancer Campaign

I'm proud to be backing Breast Cancer Now's #WearItPink campaign which helps fund vital research and support.

It was good to be able to meet the charity and the people they support in Westminster on Wednesday to hear all about their excellent work to help beat cancer.