Martin pledges to speak up for older people

Martin met with older people from across the country at an event in Parliament organised by the charity Age UK.  

The Age Champions event was the charity’s annual summer reception and highlighted the challenges of an ageing population and opportunities in later life.

Martin represents UK Parliament in Kosovo

As the Chair of the APPG for Kosovo, Martin represented the UK Parliament in Kosovo during the parliamentary recess where he held meetings with the Kosovan Prime Minister, Ramush Haradinaj, Speaker of the Kosovan Parliament, Kadri Veseli, Ambassador to the UK, Lirim Greiçevci, as well as other hi

Labour's Litter Lunacy

Whilst delivering my New Year leaflet in Croft Baker this morning, I was very disappointed to see the amount of litter that is currently flooding the streets thanks to the Labour-led Council's ridiculous recycling policy.

Fisheries Debate

On 7th December 2017, MPs took part in the annual fisheries debate. This is a tradition I have enjoyed taking part in over the years but this year I was, unfortunately, unable to attend as I was hosting the Taiwanese Ambassador to the UK in Cleethorpes on the day of the debate.

Martin Pledges to be Bowel Cancer Champion



Cleethorpes Member of Parliament Martin Vickers has pledged to become a Bowel Cancer Champion to lead the change in Parliament for people affected by the disease.

My Grimsby Telegraph Article following the EU referendum result

That was the Week that was: the country voted to leave the EU, the Prime Minister resigned, the Labour Party MPs passed a motion of no confidence in their leader as they continue along the road to political oblivion, two of the three frontrunners to become Conservative leader have fallen by the wayside and Cleethorpes took centre-stage with the National Event to mark Armed Forces Day. And, just to take our minds off the politics, our football team lost to Iceland. 

My Latest Grimsby Telegraph Article

Last Monday evening I was one of the sponsors of what turned out to be an interesting debate about Educational Attainment in Yorkshire and the Humber.