Over Wyre Focus Article - February 2017

It seems like yesterday that we were preparing for Christmas and now here we are well into 2017.

 It won’t be long before people start booking their holidays abroad. Many of you will seek out some spring or summer hot weather. 

Over Wyre Focus Article - January 2016

2016 will be a year that our grandchildren will be taught about in history. 

The decision by the people of the United Kingdom to leave the European Union will rank alongside events such as the Corn Laws and women getting the vote. 

Over Wyre Focus Article - November 2016

Where is the year going?  At the moment, it is an extremely busy time in Parliament and I am pleased to say many of you have written to me to give me your opinion on the current political situation.  

Local MP champions Criminal Finance Bill!

Wyre & Preston North MP Ben Wallace who is also the Minister of State for Security, has spoken about the Criminal Finance Bill which the Government introduced to the Commons on the 13th of October. 

Local MP takes Lambs Road Fight back to the Minister

Wyre and Preston North MP Ben Wallace has asked the Communities and Local Government Secretary, Sajid Javid, to look again at the decision of the planning Inspector who overturned Wyre Councils objection at the Appeal made by Wainhomes.

Local MP continues to fight Library decision

Wyre and Preston North MP Ben Wallace has asked the Culture Minister Karen Bradley to investigate Lancashire County Council’s decision to close some libraries across his constituency.

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.