News

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!

Long Live the Local campaign

I was really pleased to attend the 'Long Live The Local!' drop-in event in Parliament recently.

The Australian Bushfires

I know we have all been extremely shocked and saddened by the terrible human and environmental tragedy of the bushfires in Australia and I have been pressing Ministers to make sure that any help and support requested by our Australian friends to deal with this enormously challenging situation is

Holocaust Memorial Day

With Holocaust Memorial Day fast approaching (27th January 2020), the Holocaust Educational Trust are encouraging schools to spend some time ensuring students are educated about the history behind this important and poignant memorial and moment of reflection for people across the world.

MARSBalloon Project - get involved!

Thales UK are running an exciting project for schools and science clubs to design an experiment to be carried into space and conducted via the MARSBalloon in June 2020.

Holland House 'Outstanding' rating

I was delighted to be informed that Holland House in Corby, which provides support to adults with Prader-Willi Syndrome (PWS), was rated ‘Outstanding’ by the Care Quality Commission at the end of last year.