Over Wyre Focus Article - September 2016

It continues to be a very interesting time in the world of politics nationally and like last month many of you are contacting me with your views and comments on the events of the last few months. 

Over Wyre Focus Article - August 2016

A week is certainly a long time in politics and the last month has seen major changes.  We are going through interesting times and as a result my office is receiving a high volume of letters from constituents giving their views. 

Over Wyre Focus - June 2016

May has been a very busy month in Parliament as the first Parliamentary session of the new Government comes to an end and the State Opening of Parliament on Wednesday 18 May marks the start of the new session.

Over Wyre Focus - May 2016

I hope you all had a pleasant Easter, I have been able to spend some time with my family over the holidays here in Lancashire. It’s back to normal duties now and as you can imagine Westminster is very busy at the moment.

Over Wyre Focus - April 2016

It is an extremely busy period in Westminster at the moment but, I am happy that I have been able to spend additional time in Lancashire. While it is important to represent the area in Parliament, I always enjoy traveling around the constituency, speaking to residents in order to discover issues of local concern.

Over Wyre Focus - March 2016

I sincerely hope we have seen the end of the extreme wet weather which we have experienced in the last few months. I am continuing to liaise with the Environment Agency in order to support those who have been affected by the flooding and who could be affected in the future.

Over Wyre Focus - February 2016

After a very mild Christmas, winter is finally upon us. The cold weather makes leaving Lancashire to catch the early train to London even more difficult!

Over Wyre Focus - November 2015

Autumn is now upon us and what little warm weather we did get this year is being faded out by cold, crisp mornings.

Over Wyre Focus - October 2015

The summer is definitely over, to be replaced with that “back to school” feeling.  I hope the many students starting new schools this autumn – whether that be starting school for the first time or moving on to secondary school or college – are settling in well to their new surroundings.