Alzheimer's Society's "Dementia-Friendly Nation"

Last week I joined Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS) – Jeremy Wright and the Sports and Tourism ministers in a training session with the Alzheimer’s Society to learn about social attitudes towards dementia.

EU plans for the aviation sector under no deal

Constituents looking to plan their holidays and travel for later on this year will have been concerned as I am about reports that the European Commission's preparations for a no deal scenario include proposals that would limit new flights and routes for UK airlines.

Friday in Worcestershire

On Friday 18th January I spent time in my constituency meeting schools and businesses.

Comment after EU Withdrawal Agreement vote

Last night a historic vote was held on the Withdrawal Agreement that the Prime Minister has agreed with the European Union and a majority of MPs voted against the deal. 

A long-term plan for the NHS

On Monday 7th January, the Prime Minister announced the Government’s long-term plan for the NHS.

2018 Review Video

Last year was a hugely eventful one in Westminster and in Worcestershire. As we embark on what will undoubtedly be another busy 12 months, it is a pleasure to share a short video review of 2018.

Statement on Draft Brexit Agreement

The following statement sets out my initial response to the Draft Withdrawal Agreement and Framework for Future Relationship Framework.

Dogs Trust host anti-puppy smuggling event

I attended an event hosted by Dogs Trust at the House of Commons this week where the charity called on the government to take urgent action to end the cruel practice of puppy smuggling. I held a debate on this issue in Parliament earlier this year and have been an advocate in Westminster for anim