News

Focus Article June 2018

As the weather starts to pick up and we look forward to summer, I look forward to not only continuing to travel around the Constituency but indeed increase the time spent here in Lancashire. 

Focus Article May 2018

As we dash into Spring and hopefully look forward to a good Summer, I can’t believe how quickly the year is passing. 

Focus Article April 2018

I continue to get out and about in the constituency in order to keep up to date with local news and offer my assistance where I can. 

Focus Article March 2018

March already, the year seems to be passing far too quickly.  I find myself looking forward to the summer and hopefully some better weather.

Focus Article February 2018

Christmas seems like a distant memory and here we are already into February, where does the time go?

Focus Article January 2018

First of all, I would like to wish you all a happy New Year. I sincerely hope you and your family have had a good Christmas and are looking forward to 2018.

Focus Article December 2017

With November and Remembrance events now behind us, we find ourselves looking forward to Christmas. I was privileged to lay a wreath in Garstang on Remembrance Sunday this year. It was great to see so many people turning out to remember the fallen in all conflicts.

Focus Article November 2017

Since my last article, I have been shocked and greatly sadden by the sudden death of my friend and local Councillor Viv Taylor. Viv was a Cabinet Member on both Wyre Council and Lancashire County Council.

Statement on Library Closures

I have been working hard to challenge Lancashire County Council's decision to close a number of Libraries across the County.  Last year I asked the Government to intervene as it was my view that by proceeding with the closures, Lancashire County Council will be failing its statutory duties under

Statement and update on Thornton East Post Office

Thornton East Post Office has been closed since last September when the Postmaster resigned and withdrew their premises for Post Office use.  I am informed that since the closure, the Post Office has been exploring options for restoring a Post Office service to customers in the area.  The Post Of