Following yesterday’s budget, I wanted to share with you some of the announcements which I believe to be of particular interest to the residents of Amber Valley. You can read my speech on the budget yesterday here.
Help with the cost of living:
Increasing the National Living wage in April from £7.83… Read More
In Parliament this week the Sanctions and Anti-Money Laundering Bill came back before the House. Excitingly, an amendment I supported on the creation of public registers of beneficial ownership of companies registered in British Overseas Territories (OTs), gained the support of the Government and was added to the Bill. The… Read More
Yesterday the Chancellor delivered his Spring Statement with a positive outlook for the UK. The economy has grown for five consecutive years and continues to do so. Employment has increased by 3 million since 2010, which is the equivalent of 1,000 people finding work every day. The unemployment rate is… Read More
Today the Chancellor of the Exchequer announced the Autumn 2017 Budget, where he outlined his spending and fiscal plans to Parliament, introducing great measures for Brexit, savers, new home owners, drivers and business owners in Amber Valley. I welcome the message and direction of the budget which shows a sensible… Read More
Last week, I held a business roundtable with Ferrero’s Thorntons, Emma McClarkin MEP and over thirty local businesses from across Amber Valley to discuss the upcoming opportunities and challenges of Brexit.
The event gave businesses the chance to present their concerns and priorities for Britain leaving the European Union to me… Read More
I’m delighted to announce I will be holding a ‘Brexit & Business’ breakfast roundtable on the 11th September 2017, from 8.30am in Alfreton.
The event is being organised with Thorntons so Amber Valley businesses can come together to discuss the upcoming possibilities and challenges of Brexit. The aims of the roundtable… Read More
Yesterday, the Chancellor of the Exchequer announced his 2017 Budget, where he outlined his spending and fiscal plans to Parliament, introducing great measures for workers, savers, drivers and business owners in Amber Valley, and not to mention further support for infrastructure and investment in the Midlands more broadly. I welcome… Read More
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Welcome to my latest newsletter to keep you updated on my work in Parliament and around Amber Valley.
As always, you’ll find a selection of what I’ve been up to over the last month and details of upcoming events. You’ll also find the usual information… Read More
The Chancellor delivered his Autumn Statement this afternoon, during which he set out great measures for workers, drivers, savers, business and home owners in Amber Valley, and not to mention further support for infrastructure and investment in the East Midlands more broadly.
There were some very welcome measures announced in today’s Autumn… Read More
I’ve been supporting residents in Holbrook with their positive local campaign to revive The Spotted Cow pub in the village. I welcome Amber Valley Borough Council’s recent decision to refuse a planning application for a change of use and to demolish part of the pub to build new houses. Local… Read More