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National Apprenticeship Week 2019

I am supporting National Apprenticeship Week 2019 (NAW2019), highlighting the benefits of apprenticeships to employers, individuals, local communities and the wider economy in a week-long celebration of apprenticeships.

The Royal British Legion

I recently met with The Royal British Legion’s local Area Manager Pat Chadwick and Advice and Information Team Leader Graeme Poulson, to discuss support for the Armed Forces community.

Free Training Opportunity for Teachers

As part of the UK Parliament Teacher Ambassador Programme the Education and Engagement Service will be hosting the next residential Teachers’ Institute 1-3 July 2019.

Increased Winter Gritting Services

Winter gritting services across Northamptonshire are to be increased by Northamptonshire County Council.

The changes will be introduced in the current financial year and will see the introduction of a new intermediate gritting network.

Westminster Hall Debate relating to Leaving the EU

On the 4th February 2019, I responded on behalf of the Government to a Westminster Hall debate on 'E-petition 224908 relating to leaving the European Union'. Here a sample of the proceedings...

Crunch Time at Reach for Health

As many of you will be aware I have, for some time now, been an ardent supporter and follower of Reach for Health, a fantastic organisation that helps with the rehabilitation of those who have experienced a major health trauma.