Latest updates from Daniel

Public meeting with Arriva buses - Thursday 15th July 2010

Daniel is holding a public meeting on Thursday 15th July 2010 at the Guildhall at 6.30pm.

Daniel has welcomed all constituents to come and raise their concerns with Arriva buses.

It is being held in the Guildhall at Frankwell Quay, starting at 6.30pm on Thursday 15th July 2010.

'Use Shrewsbury’s weir to generate electricity' Daniel writes

After receiving a letter from a constituent who runs a company that produces hydro electricity, Daniel wrote to Shropshire Council concerning the proposed project to generate electricity using the Severn.

I recently received a very encouraging letter from All Rivers Hydro Limited, a company in Shrewsbury that I believe has approached the council with regards to leasing land at the Castlefields weir site.

Daniel presses Council on vital ‘Meals on Wheels’ service

During Shropshire council’s consultation on the ‘Meals on Wheel’s’ service, the Towns MP Daniel Kawczynski has written to the Council, asking them to interact with the current service providers and urging adequate funding for the scheme.

Commenting on the consultation, Daniel said ‘ the consultation must be aware that meals on wheels provides a very valuable service for some of my most vulnerable constituents, and I would not want to see any change that would jeopardise this.’

Town MP calling for debate on burner plan

Shrewsbury’s MP is calling for a parliamentary debate over plans to build an incinerator in the town.

Daniel Kawczynski has tabled five questions to the new Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs.

Mr Kawczynski said he was determined to get the plans to build a waste burner in Harlescott overturned.

He said: “I’m quite determined to do everything possible to stop the incinerator being built in Shrewsbury.

Governments student visa proposals causing real concern to Town MP

New proposals by the Government for the current system of student visas have not been welcome news to a Shrewsbury Language school, who have rallied the Town’s MP Daniel Kawczynski to oppose the measures in Parliament.

Daniel addresses hundreds of Equitable life policy holders at Westminster rally

On Wednesday 4th Novmeber, several hundred members of the Equitable life Members Action Group, EMAG, gathered in Westminster in order to form a rally to protest against the treatment they’ve received from the Government.

Local McDonald´s serves up a treat for Daniel

Daniel got a behind-the-scenes taster of life in a local business last Thursday during a tour of the Meole Brace McDonald´s restaurant.

The tour, which took place on Thursday 27 August, was hosted by franchisee Bob Beckett, who owns and operates the Meole Brace restaurant and employs around 100 people.

Daniel takes part in 'Help for Heroes'

Daniel recently took part in a fun day aimed at raising funds for 'Help for Heroes'.

The event which was held at Monkmoor was in order to raise funds for the Help for Heroes campaign, and those suffering from Combat stress.

Taking part in the event, Daniel put himself in the stocks in order to be the target for a number of wet sponges.

Daniel said that "Our brave soldiers are doing a fantastic job and allow us to be truly proud of them. I was delighted to take part in the event which will contribute to such an immensely worthy cause."

Daniel judges entrants at the 2009 Shrewsbury Carnival

Daniel recently attended the Shrewsbury Carnival and Show, where he also judged the 'on foot' costume competition.

Daniel said "it was an excellent day and I was very impressed with quality and imagination of the costumes that were on show".

Daniel, who took his daughter along for the day, also said, "the Shrewsbury Carnival is always a real success and I would very much like to thank and congratulate the organisers for putting on a brilliant show again this year".