Local News

Community Notices:

- As of Monday 4th March, the Cottingham Road bridge in Corby has been subject to a partial closure as vital work takes place to improve safety for bridge users.

My letter to the Secretary of State for Transport about the Leyland Bridge:

The Leyland Bridge, over the main railway line between Wellingborough and St Pancras International, was meant to have been re-installed by mid-April 2019 - however, it has become apparent in recent weeks that no replacement is to be built, and many local people have been in touch to express their

Meeting with Corby Limited to discuss Shelton Road:

At their request, I had a very informative meeting this week with Corby Limited, the developers working on a site in Corby at Shelton Road which already has planning permission to build a gasification plant - a proposal that I opposed back at the time, in support of the very well organised local

Visit to Thrapston Primary School:

I had a wonderful visit to Thrapston Primary School. I had the chance to answer questions from the school council, and then they gave me a tour of the school.

Visit to Fairline Yachts:

Last Friday, I met with David Tydeman from Fairline Yachts in Oundle. It was great to discuss how the business is doing, and have a really interesting tour around the boat yard and see some of the stunning craftsmanship for myself.

Letter to Lodge Park Academy:

In light of the recent Ofsted inspection of Lodge Park Academy, I have written to Robert Sloan, the Executive Principal at the school, to raise my concerns directly with him.