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Visit to Droitwich Spa High School

On Friday morning, I visited Droitwich Spa High School to take questions from students currently studying for their Politics exams. As always, it was a pleasure to visit and attempt to answer their diverse range of questions. 

Visit to Hartlebury Primary School

On Friday, I had the pleasure of opening Hartlebury Primary School's new classroom block, along with representatives from the Severn Academies Education Trust (SAET), the local Diocese and the Local Authority.

Appearance on ITV Central Lobby

Last week, I joined Liam Byrne MP and Anita Day on ITV's May edition of its 'Central Lobby' programme, where we discussed the important issue of tackling knife crime, the local elections and the expenses scandal ten-years on. You can watch the programme by clicking the below link:

Question on the Alexandra Hospital

Earlier this week, I contributed to Rachel Maclean's Adjournment Debate in the House of Commons, where she raised constituents' concerns about services run by the Hospital.

Question on the Parity of Specialist Care Services

On Wednesday, I asked the Minister of State for Care at the Department for Health and Social Care, Caroline Dinenage MP, for assurances that residents in Mid Worcestershire, particularly with learning disabilities, will - and are receiving - the same access to specialist care services which many

Question on the WhatsApp Data Breach

Yesterday, in the House of Commons, I asked the Minister of State at the Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS), Margot James, whether the new powers for the Information Commissioner's Office could be used to fine companies, like WhatsApp, for data breaches - with the proceeds of

Question on Education Funding

Today, during Prime Ministers Questions, I asked for assurances from the Prime Minister that education and skills funding will receive priority attention in the upcoming Spending Review, which gives a five-year view of the Government's spending plans and sets the maximum amount that each departme

Visit to Chess Plastics

On Friday, I visited Chess Plastics, a local business in Droitwich, to present the company with a certificate to recognise the high international standards they meet.

Visit from Bengeworth Academy

It was a pleasure to talk to Year 5 pupils from Bengeworth Academy at Parliament yesterday, where they learned about voting and how laws are made. I was then quizzed on what the role of an MP entails and the work they do on a day-to-day basis.

Question on the British Asparagus Festival

Today, in the House of Commons chamber, I told the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, Michael Gove, about the great British Asparagus Festival currently being held in the Vale of Evesham.