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Joining All Star cricketers in Droitwich

This weekend I went to Droitwich Spa Cricket Club to meet young participants of the All Stars programme. All Stars is a nationwide English Cricket Board (ECB) initiative to get young people into cricket and with over 100 children signed up, Droitwich has the second highest intake in the country.

Three Counties Show

I had a fun day out at the annual Three Counties Show in Malvern on Sunday.

Droitwich Spa Food and Drink Festival

It was the sixth annual Droitwich Spa Food and Drink Festival on Saturday and, as ever, the event was a huge success. I was honoured to introduce Great British Bake Off finalist Steven Carter-Bailey who officially opened the festival at the Lido Park in Droitwich.

£8 million additional funding for hospital

£8 million has been made available to the Worcestershire Acute Hospitals NHS Trust by NHS England to fund the refurbishment of the Aconbury wards in Worcestershire Royal Hospital.

Health and Care Trust rated amongst best

Worcestershire Health and Care NHS Trust, which is responsible for community nursing, therapy and mental health services in Worcestershire, has been placed in ‘Segment 1’ by an independent organisation called NHS Improvement which supports Trusts across the country to provide safe care to patient

Weekend activities

I had a busy day in the constituency on Friday which began with a meeting with Sally and Paul from Evesham and District Mental Health Support Services to discuss plans for the next few years.

Traffic in Evesham

I have seen some comments in local media over the past few weeks about my activities in relation to traffic congestion in Evesham and the quotes attributed to me do not accurately reflect my view on the matter or where responsibility for roads lies.