Westminster News

Resignation from Government

After much contemplation, I have decided to leave Theresa May's Government. I'm grateful to the Prime Minister for giving me the opportunity to serve the UK and I will continue to represent my constituents as the Member of Parliament for Daventry.

Update on the Oxford to Cambridge Arc

I am aware that many constituents and other residents across the midlands have concerns over the Oxford to Cambridge Arc. I have been in contact with the Ministry of Housing Communities and Local Government about this issue.

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.

New Railcards Available

The Government is committed to delivering a fairer deal for passengers, and so from January 2019, 4.5 million young people can travel by train for less following the successful launch of the new 26 to 30 rail card. 

The ‘Meaningful Vote’ 

As you might know, back in July I moved from the Government Whip’s Office to the position of Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State at the Department for Exiting the European Union (DExEU).