Local News

Brexit Begins

Article 50 has been triggered. The UK has formally issued its intention to leave the European Union. The formal negotiations will now begin in earnest. As I have said all along, on 23rd June 2016, the people of the United Kingdom voted to leave the European Union, and we must act in line with that decision.

MKC Heroes

Last Friday, I had the privilege of taking questions from a group of school children from across Plymouth. A large group of primary and secondary aged children took over Plymouth City Council Chamber for the afternoon.

Tackling road safety on the A38

I am sure I am not the only one to have noticed the increasing prevalence of incidents on the A38 between South Brent and Manadon in Plymouth in recent months.

Promoting GREAT local exports

In recent weeks, the Government has launched GREAT.gov.uk - a new digital service available for businesses that makes it quicker, more cost effective and easier for UK business to export and find investors. 

Holocaust Memorial Day

Today is Holocaust Memorial Day – an internationally recognised day of commemoration. 

It is a solemn occasion, remembering the Nazi Holocaust during the Second World War, and raising awareness of the Holocaust around the World.

Coombe Dean School Visit

Visiting schools in my constituency is one of the highlights of my job as an MP.