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Kidsgrove Train Station Update

Having written to Network Rail on numerous occasions and raising the fact the Access for All programme had gone nowhere since 2015 in the House of Commons, I am pleased to say I have some updates to share.

Dominic Cummings Letter

Over the recent days I have had a large amount of correspondence with regards to the actions of a government adviser, Dominic Cummings. Thank you for getting in touch and thank you for your patience.

English Tourism Week

Yesterday marked the start of English Tourism Week.

The campaign aims to celebrate England’s diverse, exciting and vibrant sector, and showcase the quality, range and value of English tourism.

English Chanel

I have written to the Home Secretary, Priti Patel,  to express my dismay and that of my constituents in Stoke-on-Trent North, Kidsgrove and Talke, at the levels of illegal crossings taking place in the English Chanel.

Brexit Update

Here's a word you probably haven't heard for a while - Brexit!

As you know, we left the EU in January and we're now in the transition period which ends in December.

Trade Bill- Second Reading

Sadly I was one of fourty three MP’s who were not selected to speak today about the Trade Bill.

Schools Re-Opening

Many parents and carers from across Stoke-on-Trent North, Kidsgrove and Talke, have written to me about the potential and partial reopening of schools on the 1st June 2020.

Below is a detailed open letter, which I sent to all local Councillors yesterday, explaining my position.

Immigration Bill- Second Reading

Last night I spoke virtually and voted with the government, paving the way to our new Australian-style points based immigration system. The Bill will enact the overwhelming will of the people of Stoke-on-Trent North, Kidsgrove and Talke in 2016 and, again, in December last year.