East Northamptonshire Council and Freedom Leisure have joined up to celebrate local sports clubs and personalities across the district and the excellent work they do in our local communities to promote and champion sporting participation.
Despite what some newspapers might have you believe, there really is no such thing as Summer Recess! Yes, the House of Commons isn’t sitting, but this summer, as ever, I am focusing hard on the constituency issues that really matter to you.
I completely support the considered view taken by councillors on East Northamptonshire Council’s (ENC) Planning Management Committee earlier this week, when they strongly objected to the application for an energy recovery facility on Shelton Road in Corby.
It is important that older people who are entitled to receive Pension Credit do receive it, and following correspondence I have received from Independent Age, I am pleased to reaffirm that the Department for Work & Pensions is working hard to ensure that this happens and I am keen to help and
Policing is a very high priority on the doorstep locally and I am delighted that the Prime Minister has made the important commitment to increase police officer numbers by 20,000, with recruitment starting straight away.
Having been actively discussing the need for a new urgent response police base in Corby with the Police, Fire and Crime Commissioner, Stephen Mold, and others at Northamptonshire Police for months, it is really good to see this deal done and to see this facility based at the Cube.