Environment Secretary Samples Evesham Asparagus

Last month I invited the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Secretary, Michael Gove, to join me at one of the great British Asparagus Festival events taking place throughout the Vale of Evesham.

Statement on the Prime Minister's Resignation

This morning the Prime Minister, Theresa May, announced her intention to resign as Leader of the Conservative Party on Friday 7th June.

I am saddened by her decision but I do understand it.

Question on Supporting the Video Games Industry

Yesterday in the House of Commons, I asked the Rt Hon Jeremy Wright MP, Secretary of State at the Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport what we are doing to enable our video games industry to grow and develop in Britain.

Backing the Social Mobility Pledge

This morning, I had a very positive meeting with Justine Greening to discuss the Social Mobility Pledge that she leads, which aims to improve social mobility right across the country.

Visit to Webbs Garden Centre Wychbold

On Friday, I visited the award-winning Wychbold based garden centre retailer, Webbs Garden Centre, a local business with a two-hundred year old history.

Day at the Asparagus Colour Fun Run

Yesterday, I got myself green and had a wonderful time at the Asparagus Colour Fun Run, a fantastic 5k run to celebrate the ongoing 2019 British Asparagus Festival. We certainly had the weather for it, and I even got to meet AsparaGUS.