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Westminster diary – 09.05.19
The local Council Elections took place last Thursday including for Warwick District, the three towns and our parishes. The Conservatives, who have led the District Council for the last four years, lost ten seats and its overall majority. Given that it is now under no overall control, I would expect the flawed new Council Office […]
Westminster diary – 25.04.19
I hope everyone was able to enjoy the fine weather of last weekend and had a Happy Easter. I was delighted to give one of the lent addresses at the beautiful St Mary’s Church in Warwick a couple of weeks...
NHS Parliamentary Awards
Since 1948, the NHS has been the envy of the world. It has delivered huge medical advances and improvements to public health. It is thanks to the NHS that we have all but eradicated diseases such as polio and diphtheria,...
Westminster diary – 11.04.19
At the time of writing it seems the Government will request a further delay to Brexit, for up to a year, simply because the Government cannot get its Brexit deal through Parliament and the Prime Minister left it too late....
Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND) public meeting
Parents from across Warwickshire have gathered in Leamington to discuss what many are calling a “national crisis” in funding for Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND). The public meeting at the town hall was part of a campaign for more...