Wellingborough horses saved

I was very relieved to hear that the horses that had been abandoned and left in squalid conditions in Wellingborough and towards the edge of Irthlingborough have been saved and moved to rescue centres, having been contacted by a number of constituents about this and having pressed the RSPCA in pa

National Lottery Community Fund - £2.28 million invested in our area!

Having attended The National Lottery Community Fund’s reception in Parliament recently, I was delighted to learn that Corby & East Northamptonshire has been awarded £2.28 million in funding from the organisation over the last five years, in support of so many excellent causes and community pr

It's World Book Day

As part of World Book Day, I was delighted to attend a parliamentary event to celebrate the books that have been chosen this year.

ParkLives event

It was good to learn more about ParkLives at their recent reception in Parliament - a great initiative, which offers free activities for all in local parks.

‘Fairtrade’ reception

Recently, I attended a parliamentary reception on ‘Fairtrade’ to celebrate Fairtrade Fortnight and hear from cocoa farmers from across the world, particularly female farmers, who fight against the gender pay gap.

National Lottery Community Fund:

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.

‘2020 Rural Shop Report’ launch

I was pleased to attend the Association of Convenience Stores’ launch of the ‘2020 Rural Shop Report’ recently in Parliament.