Last month, I spoke about our local railway stations in Westminster. It was part of a speech I made highlighting the need for investment in our transport infrastructure as part of the wider vision of the Northern Powerhouse. Investment not just in our roads...
One of the UK ’s leading brick manufacturers, based in Cheadle, has welcomed the intervention of its local MP in championing the interests of the ceramic and brick industries among policy makers in Westminister.
I am disappointed to learn that the Chief Inspector of Hospitals has rated Stockport NHS Foundation Trust as requires improvement following its inspection by the Care Quality Commission (CQC) in January this year.
Like many of my constituents, when I heard the news relating to the closure of the surgical ward at Stepping Hill and of the loss of 350 posts, my immediate thoughts turned to those patients and staff most likely to be affected.