Martin joined neighbouring MP for Scunthorpe, Nic Dakin, for a debate titled: Sixth-form Education: International Comparisons. Martin spoke on the issue of social mobility in coastal communities and mentioned the local Franklin College in Grimsby.
The event held at the Oaklands Hotel in Laceby entertained around 90 people and ensured they we not spending Christmas alone. Martin was one of the volunteer drivers who picked up guests and returned them home later in the day.
Martin pictured with Mike Udin of Udin Transport based at Thornton Abbey when he visited as part of Small Business Saturday. Martin said that this annual day to celebrate the work of our small business is a great opportunity to showcase the many local businesses on which we all rely.
During questions to the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS), Greg Clark MP, Martin asked for assurances that Local Enterprise Partnerships (LEPS) will be used by BEIS to fund future projects in the local area.
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