Western in Westminster
Out and about
LIVE: Matt Western MP Community Awards
Matt Western’s first inaugural MP Community Awards event is set to go ahead tonight (February 18) at 8pm. You can watch the ceremony from the the video above or you can click here to view on Facebook and here to watch on YouTube. People can tune into the live streamed event from 7.45pm, though […]
OBITUARY: Tribute to former Leamington mayor and councillor Mota Singh
Mota was born in early January or February 1939 (exact date unrecorded but he always said ‘during the sugar cane season’) in Rajasthan in northern India. Of his life as a youth, Mota wrote: “By now, simple living of Mahatma...
Warwick vaccination centre aims to hit 700-jab milestone amid ramp up
MP Matt Western has praised Warwick vaccination centre staff as they aim to reach a 700-jab per day milestone. The Labour MP visited the clinic at The Warwickshire Golf and Country Club in Leek Wootton on Saturday (February 6). He...
WESTMINSTER DIARY: Artists’ EU touring visas and support for armed forces personnel
This week in Parliament I raised the plight of Leamington performing arts company Motionhouse along with other groups and artists faced with rising costs and restrictions caused by Brexit. The damage of Brexit is already clear to see for many...
MP hails vaccination centres for reaching 1,000 daily jabs milestone as efforts ramp up
MP Matt Western has hailed health professionals in Warwick and Leamington who last week hit a milestone of 1,000 vaccines in a day. The Labour MP visited the Leamington Rehabilitation Hospital in Heathcote Lane, Whitnash, on Sunday (January 24) to...