Local News

Southern Link Road works

I welcome the commencement of the final phase of the scheme to fully dual the A4440 Southern Link Road. This follows an announcement earlier this month that the Government had approved almost £55 million of funding for the project from the Large Local Majors Fund.

Reopening of Ombersley Memorial Hall

Thank you to the chairman of Ombersley parish council and local residents for inviting me to the official opening of the refurbished Main Hall at Ombersley Memorial Hall. 

Droitwich Spa FC

I had a very productive meeting with professional footballer David Stockdale and Wayne Oliver to discuss exciting plans for Droitwich Spa FC and Droitwich sport in general. I look forward to doing whatever I can to help them fulfil their exciting plans for football and sport in the town.

Pancake morning and Civic Service

My weekend started with a very enjoyable visit to the pancake morning at Evesham Baptist Church. The annual event is held as part of Fairtrade Fortnight and we had some productive discussions over chocolate pancakes about how the Fairtrade initiative can be supported. 

Visit to Buzz Electrical & Ellenden Farmshop

I had the pleasure of visiting Buzz Electrical in Evesham on Friday, which was celebrating its 20th anniversary. I particularly enjoyed meeting the team - many of whom had participated in Buzz Electrical's award winning apprenticeship programme. 

Friday in Worcestershire

Despite the snow, I managed to have a busy day in the constituency on Friday 1st February. 

Friday in Worcestershire

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

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.