Barnwell Country Park nominated for Best Park 2019 Award!

The Friends of Barnwell Country Park do amazing work in our community and their efforts have been recognised through the 'Fields in Trust Best Park 2019 Awards'. Barnwell Country Park has been nominated for this award and we can all vote to make sure it receives the recognition it deserves.

My role as an Assistant Government Whip

I am hugely honoured to have been asked to serve in the Prime Minister, Boris Johnson’s, first Government as an Assistant Government Whip.

Rushden Lakes Festival and opening of the latest phase

Despite the rain, it was fantastic to be at Rushden Lakes for their inaugural festival and to mark the opening of its latest phase, which includes the multi-screen state of the art cinema, more new leisure opportunities including a climbing centre, more national retailers and hundreds more new jo

Celebration of Glapthorn winning ‘Village of the Year 2019!

I really enjoyed going along to #Glapthorn recently to celebrate their winning three trophies at the recent Northamptonshire ACRE awards, including ‘Village of the Year 2019’ - a big “thank you” and “well done” to all involved in this superb community effort, and richly deserved recognition!

My video on planning matters

One of the most common issues that constituents raise with me in their letters and emails are planning matters.

The Grow Festival

It was good to see the setting-up for the 2019 Corby Grow Festival coming along so well yesterday in the beautifully kept Coronation Park. There's a fantastic programme lined up for the weekend, courtesy of Made in Corby and The Core - do swing by!