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Long Live the Local!

I am proud to support pubs which are so important in so many people’s lives, an important source of employment and hubs for our communities, whilst also being a much loved part of our national life.

Bird conservation meeting with BASC at Deene Park

I was pleased to meet with the British Association for Shooting and Conservation at Deene Park recently and it was great to install a bird box on the estate, which I hope will help play its part in conserving and promoting the British bird population.

Government funding for Youth Works Northamptonshire:

I was delighted to hear from the Secretary of State for Health & Social Care that Youth Works Northamptonshire, based in Kettering, will receive a sum of £112,000 for the first year of a three-year award, for a project which is being delivered through the Department’s Health & Wellbeing F

ACS Local Shop Report 2019

I am a keen supporter of small businesses which play such a key role in our local economy. That’s why I was delighted to hear about The Association of Convenience Stores’ ‘Local Shop Report 2019’, which provides key insights into our local economy.

Face up to Prostate Cancer

Last week (2nd-8th September) was male Cancer Awareness Week and I am pleased to be supporting Orchid’s campaign; ‘FACE up to Prostate Cancer’.

Carnegie UK's 'Talk of the Town' project:

Carnegie UK has launched a new project called ‘Talk of the Town’. This aims to support storytelling in towns and offers individuals the opportunity to tell their own story.

STOP PRESS: A HUGE BOOST OF UP TO £25 MILLION FOR CORBY!

Having been pushing for our inclusion for some months since the ‘Towns Fund’ initiative was first announced by the Government, I am absolutely delighted that Corby has been listed to bid for up to £25 million in support of regeneration projects in our town!

Awesome Movement

Attacks on our emergency services personnel are unacceptably high.