Local News

Boost for Police Funding

I welcome news of a substantial £450 million increase in police funding across England and Wales.

England's Best Ever Reading Results

I welcome recent figures which show that reforms to the national curriculum have seen the best reading standards in England for over 15 years.

Cheadle Mosque Visit to Parliament

I was delighted to meet with Lord Nick Bourne and members from Cheadle Mosque in Parliament. We had an insightful discussion on the work they are doing in the community.

Light Up Bramhall

It was lovely to join the Mayor of Stockport Cllr Linda Holt and Bramhall South & Woodford Councillors Mike Hurleston, Brian Bagnall and John McGahan at Light Up Bramhall for a brilliant evening to kick off the festive season.

Bramhall High's Fundraising Fair

It was great to visit Bramhall High School On Friday 24th November to meet Headteacher Lynne Fox and Holly, Catherine and Natalie, dedicated members of the PTA setting up for the Christmas Fair the following day.

Make Sure You Get Your Flu Jab!

I urge everyone at risk of getting flu to get their free vaccine before winter sets in. Last year 33,136 people missed out on protection last year across Stockport.
Also in Stockport last year:

Joining the Parade to Turn Cheadle Hulme pink

On Saturday 30th September, I joined residents and campaigners from across the community at the Pink Parade in Cheadle Hulme, in aid of Manchester based charity Prevent Breast Cancer’s “Paint Your Town Pink” fundraising initiative.

Local Plan Consultation

Today I attended the Stockport Local Plan consultation drop in for Bramhall and Cheadle Hulme South area at St Michael's Church, where I had the chance to talk to residents and the Leader of Stockport Council, Cllr Alex Ganotis.