It has been a busy week in parliament with the European Union (Withdrawal) Bill coming back before the house. The Bill was returned to the Commons, allowing for scrutiny of the Lords amendments. I welcome the fact that the Commons has dealt with the Bill, passing the Government amendments with…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 that over thirty local businesses in Amber Valley recently gathered for a roundtable to discuss the opportunities and challenges around Brexit.
The event, held at the Thorntons factory in Alfreton, gave businesses the chance to present their concerns and priorities for Britain leaving the European Union to me and…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
Since the referendum result last June people and businesses in Amber Valley have been keen to understand exactly what Brexit will look like. I therefore welcomed the clear statements of the Government’s plan recently set out by the Prime Minister, and I’m pleased that a white paper outlining our formal…Read More
The Prime Minister today set out this Government’s 12 objectives for negotiating Britain’s exit from the European Union. I welcome this announcement as it offers a clear plan and priorities for Britain, and provides helpful reassurance for constituents and businesses. This was a strong statement that it will be a…Read More
As negotiations to begin the process of leaving the European Union begin, I recently visited several farms in Amber Valley to discuss their priorities for Britain’s exit strategy. It was a pleasure to visit Peter and Andrea Booth and some of their neighbours at their farm with the NFU to…Read More
Last week, I called on the Treasury to introduce a reduction in Corporation Tax to ensure the UK can capitalise on the opportunities of leaving the European Union and make sure we are an even more attractive country to invest in.
As many of you will know, I welcomed the planned…Read More
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Now that the Police and Crime Commissioner and local elections are over, attention shifts to the 23rd of June’s EU Referendum, which is quickly approaching.
Below you can find information on an EU Referendum event this Saturday, details of Boris…Read More
I was delighted to welcome Boris Johnson MP, Gisela Stuart MP and the Vote Leave campaign team to David Nieper in Alfreton on Monday 16th May.
Boris, Gisela and I were delighted to meet with David and Christopher Nieper to discuss how the…Read More