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English Tourism Week & business breakfast

Last week I participated in a series of events in Westminster and Worcestershire in support of English Tourism Week, which ran from 30 March to 7 April.  Now in its eighth year, English Tourism Week raises the profile and showcases the benefits of the tourism industry to both local communities an

Visit to St Barnabas First & Middle School

On Friday 5th April I had an enjoyable visit to St Barnabas First and Middle School. I watched a Year 5 class Collective Worship session and had the pleasure of giving out Headteacher Awards before facing Year 7 students for "St Barnabas Parliamentary Question Time."

I lead debate on puppy smuggling

On Tuesday 2nd April 2019, I led a parliamentary debate on puppy smuggling. I have been an active campaigner on animal welfare issues since I was elected in 2015 and this was the second time I have called a debate on the matter of puppy smuggling.

 

Question on visa-free travel

Tourism is a vital industry for the UK sustaining more than 3 million jobs and the EU is one of our biggest markets for inbound tourism.

Statement by the Prime Minister on 2 April

The Prime Minister announced last night that she will be meeting with Jeremy Corbyn to try and agree a plan that will enable us to leave the European Union with a deal.

Comment on calls for a second referendum

I have been consistently clear that I do not support having another vote on the UK’s membership of the EU at this time and my view remains unchanged.

Mayor and Mayoress fundraising breakfast buffet

I was delighted to attend the fundraising breakfast buffet on Saturday, hosted by the Mayor and Mayoress of Evesham. For a small contribution, we received all you can eat breakfast and the contributions went to Evesham Shopmobility, Caring Hands in the Vale and Evesham Guides.