Local News

Westminster Hall Debate on Funding for Adult Social Care

Pleased to receive the support from my fellow Shropshire MPs in my Westminster Hall Debate on funding for Adult Social Care in Shropshire.  People are living longer and we need to ensure that Shropshire Council receives the financial support to enable them to provide services for long term suppor

New Roof for Darwin Community Centre, Frankwell

Thanks to grant money from Veolia Environmental Trust, the Darwin Community Centre in Frankwell has been able to repair a leaking roof, ensuring that this important community hall continues to offer an affordable venue for local group and business meetings, and for weddings and parties.  If there

Government Funding to Tackle Homelessness

The Government has announced that £263 million has been allocated to local authorities across the country – providing vital funding to give them more control and flexibility in managing homelessness pressures and supporting those who are at risk of homelessness.

£312 million Future Fit Funding

Back in Parliament after the Christmas break and my first priority is to contact the Health Secretary about Shropshire's Future Fit programme.   The time has come for government to intervene to allow changes to Shropshire's health services to go ahead.  We have secured £312 million, we just need

Christmas Greetings

I would like to wish you all a very happy Christmas and peaceful new year.  My offices will be closed from Monday 23 December 2019 and will reopen on Thursday 02 January 2020.