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Karen celebrates Great British High Street Week

Moorlands MP, Karen Bradley was pleased to drop into an event in Westminster to celebrate the many nominations in Great Britain and Northern Ireland including Derby Street in Leek.

Weekly Column 18.07.18

I always look forward to Biddulph Festival and Leek Club Day and after the downpour on Friday evening, I was glad that the sunny weather returned for this special Saturday in Staffordshire Moorlands.

Karen talks to students at the Meadows Special School

Moorlands MP, Karen Bradley had a really enjoyable visit to the Meadows Special School recently.
Karen was given a tour of the school including a visit to the lovely terrace and had a question and answer session with a group of students.

Weekly Column 11.07.18

It’s been a worrying time with the grass fires in the Moorlands and many local residents contacted me with their concerns about “The Lights Fest” lantern festival that was due to take place at Buxton Raceway on 28th July.

Karen visits local Cheese producers in Cheddleton

I always tell my colleagues in Westminster about the many great food producers we have in the Moorlands and was delighted to be invited to visit Staffordshire Cheese Company in Cheddleton to find out first-hand how their award-winning cheeses are made.

Weekly Column 04.07.18

Summer really seems to be here and although we all enjoy the lovely weather, I know that many local residents have been concerned about the problems we have had in the Moorlands with grass fires.