Community Notices

• I’m really supportive of the great work done by The National Lottery Community Fund which is the largest funder of community projects in the UK.

Corby Apprenticeships & Jobs Fair

I want to say a massive “thank you” to all those who came along to my Apprenticeships and Jobs Fair on Friday at Tresham College in Corby, and to those who ran the fantastic stands, providing so much useful help and advice, and showcasing many brilliant opportunities in so many local businesses.

Police Federation’s parliamentary reception

It was really useful to attend the Police Federation’s parliamentary reception to catch up on the work they are doing in representing the views of police officers and wider police related staff from across the country.

Marie Curie’s annual Great Daffodil Appeal

As part of the Marie Curie Great Daffodil Appeal this March, I’ve pledged my support. The appeal helps to fund vital care and support for people living with a terminal illness, and their families.

This Girl Can

As part of International Women’s Day, I was pleased to show my strong support for the ‘This Girl Can’ campaign, which is helping millions of women and girls to get active.

Sixth form talk at Kimbolton School

Last week, I hopped just over the constituency border to Kimbolton School to give a talk on my role as a Member of Parliament and to answer many excellent questions from the sixth form students as part of their studies, and given that a good number of young people from Corby & East Northampto

A14/A45 littering update

A number of local people have understandably raised the issue of litter along the A14 and the A45 and so I thought it might be useful to provide a quick update on recent work undertaken by East Northamptonshire Council to address this on their stretches of these roads.

The Woodland Trust parliamentary reception

I enjoyed attending the Woodland Trust’s parliamentary reception the other week to find out more about plans for increasing tree cover in the future, in particular as part of our strategy to help tackle climate change - with so many stunning woodland areas locally, it was useful to talk about how