Brexit Update

Like many of my colleagues, I was disappointed with the Chequers agreement and the subsequent white paper that will be presented to Brussels as the UK’s opening position in the negotiation of our future relationship with the EU.

Support for Local Childcare Providers

Martin pledges support for local childcare providers

Martin has met with local childcare providers Cleethorpes Childcare and The Children's House in Parliament and pledged his commitment to support local childcare providers.

Boosting UK-Kosovo relations

Excellent meeting with Prime Minister Ramush Haradinaj of Kosovo today. The Prime Minister was in London for the Western Balkans summit and took the opportunity to meet the All Party Parliamentary Group for Kosovo.

No more Brexit concessions!

In the House of Commons today, I voiced to the Prime Minister the concerns held by both me and my constituents that we are conceding too much to the EU and should concede no more in the negotiations (PM's Statement: Exiting the European Union, 09-07-18).

Greater Grimsby Town Deal Announced!

I am delighted that after many months of work and negotiations between the Greater Grimsby Project Board and Government, Northern Powerhouse Minister, Jake Berry, has been able to visit North East Lincolnshire to formally announce and sign the Greater Grimsby Town Deal.

Chief Secretary backs Freeports

It was excellent to host the Chief Secretary to the Treasury, Liz Truss MP, in Cleethorpes and Immingham last Friday.

Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis Awareness

It was great to meet Charlotte and her son, Harvey, today to discuss their efforts to raise awareness of Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis (JIA).