Local News

Visit to Evesham Bell Tower

Today I had the pleasure of visiting the beautiful Evesham Bell Tower, following an impressive restoration project on the building.

Visit to Westacre Middle School

On Friday 3 November I visited Westacre Middle School for the grand opening of its new sports facilities. I managed to try them out myself, joining in with a PE lesson! 

Revised Boundary Commission proposals

On Tuesday 17th October the independent Boundary Commissions for England, Scotland and Wales announced their revised proposals for parliamentary constituencies.

I sponsor Hospitality Day event

On Tuesday 10th October, I hosted an event with the British Hospitality Association (BHA) for Hospitality Day in Parliament.

Disturbance at Long Lartin prison

On the evening of 11th/ 12th October there was a disturbance involving about 80 prisoners in Long Lartin prison in Worcestershire. Long Lartin prison is a Category A men’s prison where about two-thirds of inmates are serving life terms.

The Prime Minister's Party Conference speech

The Prime Minister, Theresa May, closed the Conservative Party Conference in Manchester on Wednesday by delivering a speech in the main Conference Hall at which I was present.