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Christmas 2018 Column

It is Christmas week and Staffordshire Moorlands, as always, is looking festive with many decorated trees and fairy lights. I would like to thank everyone working in our local shops, cafes, pubs and restaurants at this busy time of year, bringing in so many Christmas shoppers to the Moorlands.

Weekly Column 19.12.18

Last week was an eventful week in Westminster and I would like to thank all the local people in the Moorlands who contacted me with their good wishes, comments and opinions.

Karen Welcomes Police Funding Boost for Staffordshire

Karen Bradley, MP for Staffordshire Moorlands, has been campaigning to secure a boost to the Police and Crime Commissioner. She meets regularly with the Chief Constable of Staffordshire Police and Chief Inspector and speaks to the Home Secretary and Policing Minister on a regular basis.

Weekly Column 12.12.18

It was a real pleasure to visit the Leek Delivery Office in Strangman Street on Friday to see first-hand the operation of delivering Christmas post and to pass on early Season’s Greetings to the dedicated, hardworking staff.

Weekly Column 05.12.18

Small businesses are the lifeblood of our communities. They’re the backbone of our high streets.  That’s why I was so pleased that last year there was 5.7 million businesses across the country and why I was delighted to be backing small businesses in Staffordshire Moorlands on Small Business Saturday.

Karen visits Police Resolution Centre

Moorlands MP, Karen Bradley visited the Police Resolution Centre in Hanley recently to meet the staff and see how the centre operates first hand.