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Rooftop Housing part of landmark funding deal

The Government and Homes England have recently launched 8 landmark long-term funding deals with housing associations across the country to deliver 14,280 more affordable homes.

Confetti Flower Fields

Every year one of the highlights of the start of the summer season in Worcestershire is being able to visit the beautiful Confetti Flower Fields in Wick.

Droitwich Arts Festival

It was a pleasure to join in the opening of this year's Droitwich Arts Festival on Saturday. I was joined by the Mayor of Droitwich and the Town Crier for what was, as ever a well attended and enjoyable day. 

Bengeworth Flower Festival

I had a lovely time at the Bengeworth Flower Festival over the weekend. Held in St Peter's Church over Saturday and Sunday, the festival was part of the continuing fundraising efforts for the repair of the stained glass windows.

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.