Alfreton Train Station Disabled Access Event – 11th September

Network Rail and East Midlands Trains are holding a drop-in public information event this Friday afternoon (11th September 2015) at Alfreton Train Station. The event will showcase the disabled access improvements that will be installed at the station next year.

A display of the alterations that will make the station accessible…

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Visit to Denby Pottery

I was delighted to recently visit Denby Pottery with Pauline Latham OBE MP to celebrate an innovative business collaboration between the 200-year-old ceramics firm and Belper-based designer Sarah Marley.

During a tour of the Denby Pottery Visitor Centre, we viewed Mrs Marley’s stunning collection of tea-themed art, which was designed and…

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Derby Telegraph Column – August 2015

The summer recess from Parliament is a welcome time to take stock after the election.

Far from being just a holiday I’ve been using the time to meet up with local businesses, community and charity groups to discuss their issues and priorities.

I’m also meeting all GP practices regarding issues with local health…

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July Newsletter

Dear Constituent,

Welcome to my July newsletter to keep you updated on my work in Parliament and what I’ve been up to in Amber Valley.

As always, you’ll find a selection of what I’ve been up to over the last month below. You’ll also find information about my appearances in Parliament, surgeries…

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Affordable Housing

I welcome new figures showing that this Government’s long-term economic plan is delivering new affordable homes for families in Amber Valley.

Since 2010, more than 300 new affordable homes have been built throughout the constituency. Across the country over 260,000 new homes have been delivered, with nearly 60,000 homes built last…

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