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Weekly Column 31.10.18

It was lovely to join local people, councillors and school children in Wetley Rocks, Dilhorne, Caverswall, Bagnall and Biddulph last week to plant 5 trees - two silver birch, two rowan and a hazel as part of the Queen's Commonwealth Canopy, a network of forest conservation initiatives to mark Her Majesty's lifetime of service to the Commonwealth.

Weekly Column 24.10.18

Ensuring the future of Leek Moorlands Hospital is one of the most important issues for me as MP. I am a strong supporter of the hospital, my family and I have and would always want to be treated there and as your Member of Parliament, I will continue to do my very best for local residents holding regular meetings and raising their concerns with local health and care leaders and local authorities as well as with the Department of Health and Social Care in Westminster.

Weekly Column 17.10.18

I am a strong supporter of the many fantastic businesses in Staffordshire Moorlands and having visited some years ago, I was delighted to return to Ornua Foods at the Sunnyhills site in Leek recently to have an update on their progress.