News

A338 Update

Many of my constituents have contacted me regarding their concerns with the recent work on the A338. I fully appreciate and agree with the frustration from local residents who have been hugely inconvenienced by the current delays and I strongly believe more could be done to avoid this.

Brexit Update - Summer 2018

Thank you to all of those who have taken the time over the last few years to contact me regarding your thoughts and concerns surrounding Brexit.

I want to take this opportunity to reassure you all of a few things regarding Brexit negotiations. 

EqualiTeas

You are invited to take part in EqualiTeas (18 June-2 July 2018) a UK-wide celebration of our democratic equality that will mark the 90th anniversary of the Representation of the People Act 1928 in which all people were given the right to vote on an equal basis.

New Ban on Ivory Sales

Today I was delighted to see that the UK will be introducing a ban on ivory sales.

Vote 100

Yesterday marked an important centenary in British Politics. On February 6th 1918, the 1918 Act was passed after years of protest and debate for women’s suffrage.

UK Parliament Week 2017

I recently had the pleasure of attending UK parliament Week with a number of pupils from Bournemouth Schools at the Town Hall.

UK withdrawal from the EU

As we discuss the terms for Brexit with our European counterparts, Theresa May has made it clear that the Government will get the best deal for Britain and is committed to building a country that works for everyone.

Bournemouth, Poole and Christchurch Councils to Merge.

On the 7th of November, the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government announced that he was 'minded to' implement the locally led proposal for improving local government in Dorset.