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Free Parking Website Launched for NHS Workers

I am delighted to support the BPA’s new website nhs-freeparking.co.uk which will help NHS staff and critical care workers easily find available free parking close to where they need to be.

Jonathan Gullis backs Community First Responders

Last week, Jonathan Gullis, Member of Parliament for Stoke-on-Trent North, Kidsgrove and Talke, signed a letter alongside five other MPs backing the amazing work Community First Responders (CFRs) do in our neighbourhood.

Personally Speaking

Coronavirus continues to dominate our everyday lives, and will continue to do so for the months ahead.

As I write, across the United Kingdom we have been informed of over 2,000 deaths to date, 18 at the Royal Stoke and County Hospital.

MOT Exemption

Given the unprecedented challenges posted by coronavirus the Secretary of State for Transprot, Grant Shapps, is granting an MOT temporary exemption.

If your MOT is due from 30th March 2020 you will automatically receive a SIX-month extension.

Chatterley Whitfield Colliery

Whilst COVID-19 of course takes precedent above all else, it is important to still act on behalf of the people of Stoke-on-Trent North, Kidsgrove and Talke, raising the issues in our area and seeking government support to tackle them.

Cremation and Burial Amendment

I am delighted the Government Minister, Simon Clarke MP, has listened to my concerns, and other colleagues, from across the House of Commons over the rights of the deceased to be buried or cremated.

Jonathan Gullis MP backs C-19 Business Pledge

Jonathan Gullis MP is urging local business to join those from across the UK in a collective push to help Britain and its most vulnerable citizens pull through the coronavirus crisis.

 

The Global Teacher Prize 2020

I was over the moon to be informed today that Nicola Whiston from Ormiston Horizon Academy in Stoke-on-Trent North, is in the final 50 for the Global Teacher Prize 2020.

Kidsgrove Sports Centre

During this week’s Business Questions to the Leader of the House, Jonathan advocated once again for the restoration and reopening of Kidsgrove Sports Centre and championed the hard work undertaken by Newcastle Borough Council and Kidsgrove Sports Centre Community Group.