Lady Barn House School Assembly

I was delighted to have the chance to speak at one of Lady Barn House School's 'Inspirational Speaker' assemblies, about life before Parliament and my role as an MP. It's always interesting to hear from pupils about the things they care about and to answer their questions.

Cancer Research UK

I'm backing a call from Cancer Research UK to help bring forward the day when all cancers are cured.

Local Business Wins Queen's Award

It was interesting and insightful to join Minister for Business & Industry Andrew Stephenson MP on a visit to Woodford Engineering Consultancy in Cheadle Hulme. The company recently won a Queen's Award for International Trade, so it's great to see a business with local roots going global!

Stockport Grammar Visit Parliament

I had a great time meeting Sixth Formers from Stockport Grammar during their visit to Wetsminster. No prizes for guessing the main topic during a brilliant Q&A!

Wellcroft Care Home

Brilliant to see community spirit in action at Wellcroft Care Home in Gatley over the weekend as they were raising funds for a new dementia café. You can pop in to support them and maybe pick up a burger if you’re passing by on your way to Gatley Festival later this month!

Billy's Lane Allotments 100th Anniversary

It was fantastic to be at Billy's Lane Allotments over the weekend as they celebrated their 100 year milestone. They provide a great space for the more green-fingered members of our community to display their talents and it's always a pleasure to visit. Here's to the next century!

Meeting with Northern

I met with Northern this week to raise accessibility issues for wheelchair users at Cheadle Hulme station, and capacity issues for those using stations across Cheadle including Bramhall, Davenport and Woodsmoor stations. Ahead of the new timetable on Sunday we also discussed the service and timet

Points of Light Award

Congratulations to the Founder of local charity Myriad Foundation, Ali Mahmood, who has been recognised with a Points of Light Award for outstanding community outreach work across Greater Manchester. It was a pleasure to drop into The Kingsway School to present it!

Worker Bee Markets & One Voice Radio

It was good to drop by the Worker Bee Market in Bramhall and talk to Pure Innovations, who were selling the fantastic artwork produced by their Pure Art Studio. I recently did an interview with the Pure Innovations 'One Voice' team for their radio show.

Statement to Seashell Trust Inquiry

Firstly, I would like to thank the Inspector for giving me the opportunity to make this statement to the Inquiry. I know many residents in Heald Green care deeply about this issue and wanted to see their MP have some input, and I am grateful for the opportunity to do so.