Ending 'An Ever Closer Union'

I participated in a debate on the European Union in Parliament on Tuesday, following a statement about the European Council from the Prime Minister.

Litter Free Evesham

Last weekend I helped out with the Litter Free Evesham Campaign, along with young people from the local area, picking up litter around the town.

Christmas Message

Christmas provides – for most of us – a welcome break from work, and a chance to relax and catch up with loved ones. 

Questioning Lord Coe

Yesterday in Parliament the Culture, Media and Sport Select Committee heard evidence from Lord Sebastian Coe CH KBE, President of the International Association of Athletics Federations, as part of its inquiry on Blood doping in athletics.

Hospital Special Measures

I met with Harry Turner, Chairman of the Worcestershire Acute Hospitals NHS Trust, to discuss the announcement that the Care Quality Commission has recommended that the Trust be placed in special measures.


I will vote in favour of extending air strikes on ISIL in Syria.

Autumn Statement

I was in the House of Commons yesterday as the Chancellor of the Exchequer made his autumn statement. 

Making the Mobile Market Fairer

Yesterday evening I led an adjournment debate in Parliament on contracts in the Mobile Telecommunications Market.