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Flood warnings

You may be aware that over the weekend, we had an exceptional amount of rain in Worcestershire and river levels peaked across the region.

River Avon in Evesham peaked yesterday and Crown Meadow is largely flooded.

Statement on this Week's Brexit Votes

Here is my statement on another important week for #Brexit in Parliament when we will have the opportunity to vote on the Withdrawal Agreement negotiated by the Prime Minister. I shall be doing everything I can this week to #GetBrexitDone

 

Business Breakfast with Local Business Leaders

It was a pleasure to talk to local Business leaders at a Business Breakfast hosted by the The Wood Norton Hotel in Evesham last Friday. We had a constructive discussion about Brexit and a range of other local and national matters.

Association of Convenience Stores reception

Yesterday I attended the Association of Convenience Stores reception in Parliament to show my support and sign the 'Local Shop' pledge, which recognises the importance of local shops in our towns and villages.

Welcoming the Environment Bill

Today further details of the Environment Bill were unveiled.

The Bill is the first in a generation that will legally underpin the restoration of nature and set binding targets for improving air and water quality.