Supporting grassroots football

I’m proud to be supporting the FA’s campaign to strengthen grassroots football in our community - not least because we have so many superb local clubs!

Visit to the University of Northampton

Last Friday, I was delighted to visit the new campus at the University of Northampton to meet with the Vice-Chancellor and other executive university staff.

This Girl Can

I’m proud to be supporting Sport England’s ‘This Girl Can’ campaign to get more women and girls active and participating in sport. The record numbers of women playing sport shows that ‘This Girl Can’ has really struck a chord, but there’s always more to do.

Holocaust Memorial Day 2020

On Thursday, I was honoured to sign the Holocaust Educational Trust’s ‘Book of Commitment’, and again pledged my commitment to Holocaust Memorial Day; honouring those who were murdered during the Holocaust, as well as paying tribute to the extraordinary Holocaust survivors who work tirelessly to

Works to the Chowns Mill Roundabout are to begin

Having campaigned hard to secure the commitment to this much-needed major road infrastructure project, works are due to start on the Chowns Mill Roundabout upgrade in early February and will be completed by the winter of 2021/22.

Funding boost for Northamptonshire Police

We promised more funding for local policing and that's exactly what we're doing - keeping our promise with a £9.6 million boost for this coming year. That means more police out on the beat, catching criminals and deterring crime here in Corby East Northamptonshire. Good news!

Success on funding for day care services!

Our day care services provide a brilliant and much-valued source of support for many elderly and vulnerable people in our community and are undoubtedly a lifeline for some, providing vital friendship and help and often important respite for carers.

New pub in Apethorpe

I understand The Willow & Brook pub is to reopen in Apethorpe this weekend, following a long absence of a pub in the village. It was great to stop off and have a look when passing by today and I wish the new landlords well with the venture. Do stop in for a pint if you’re passing!