Local Government in Northamptonshire Update

It has recently been confirmed by the Secretary of State for Housing, Communities & Local Government that the existing councils in Northamptonshire will be replaced with two new unitary authorities as of the 1st April 2021, following the decision to restructure local government in the county.

Visit to Pen Green Centre:

As ever, it was good to be back at the Pen Green Centre in Corby, and to discuss how we can further work together to get nursery provision, and early years maintained schools specifically, the funding they need.

Visit to Bishop Stopford School:

Although just over the border in the Kettering constituency, many Corby & East Northamptonshire young people go to Bishop Stopford School and I really enjoyed visiting to be interviewed by Oscar Cullinan, a pupil at the school, for their school magazine, ‘Reflections’.