Suggitt's Lane Westminster Hall Debate

Today, I gave a speech in Parliament questioning the actions of Network Rail regarding Suggitt's Lane level crossing and imploring the Rail Minister to take action.

British Steel

Today, we heard that British Steel has been placed into compulsory liquidation. This is a disappointing development which, understandably, comes as a great concern to many constituents.

Home Aids and Adaptations for People with Arthritis

At an event in Parliament on 7th May, Martin heard about new research from Versus Arthritis which shows that 43% of people with arthritis said they struggled with tasks at home for more than two years before finding out about equipment they were eligible for.  

Sea Sunday - 14th july

It was a pleasure to meet John Dowling, Mission to Seafarers, today to discuss Sea Sunday.

Firefighters' Memorial Day

I was pleased to join local forces to mark Firefighters’ Memorial Day to commemorate the bravery and sacrifice of those who lost their lives in the line of duty.