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Health Minister Visits Local Hospital

I was delighted to accompany Minister of State for Health Steve Barclay to Diana Princess of Wales Hospital yesterday with my neighbouring MP, Melanie Onn.

Martin Supports Christian Aid Week

This week Martin attended a Christian Aid Big Brekkie event in Parliament, to show his support for Christian Aid Week (13-19 May).

Progress on flooding in Habrough

Today, along with Melanie Onn MP, I met Anglian Water officials to discuss progress since the flooding of the Habrough estate fields in Immingham.

Brexit opportunities for fishing industry

In my capacity as a member of the All Party Parliamentary Group for the Faroe Islands, today I met Poul Michelson the country's Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade.

The Islands were one of the key areas for Grimsby trawlers in the hay day of the fishing industry.

Tollbar Roundabout Protest

On Sunday I joined protesters at Tollbar roundabout to campaign against the Labour-led Council's plans to replace it with traffic lights.

Strengthening ties between UK and Albanian parlaiments

Today I had the pleasure of meeting Albanian MP, Rudina Hajdari (Democratic Party) in my capacity as Vice-Chair of the All Party Parliamentary Group for Albania.

Also at the meeting was John Whittingdale MP who led the latest delegation of UK parliamentarians to Albania.

Cleethorpes Station Clock Tower Returns

The clock tower is back in place at Cleethorpes station following a short absence for restoration.  

It is currently still covered up but this protection will be removed over the Easter weekend.

More Government support for local schools

I am delighted that the Department for Education has announced the outcome of the Condition Improvement Fund (CIF) 2018 to 2019.

Following their assessment, the Department has announced £514 million to cover 1,556 projects at 1,299 academies and sixth-form colleges across the country.