News

Work to begin soon to redevelop Tatton Cinema

After nearly two decades of neglect it's good news for Gatley residents that work will soon begin to redevelop the former Tatton Cinema site. The announcement of Government funding through Homes England will see a massive grant of over £1.5 million to finally get things moving!

Greater Manchester wins more Government support

One of my top priorities for Cheadle, Stockport and the Greater Manchester region is to speak out for every possible bit of investment which can be put to use locally and at the heart of the Northern Powerhouse.

Visit to the Together Trust

It was lovely to visit the Together Trust in Cheadle today to meet staff and hear from some wonderful students about the work experience opportunities which they are taking up.

National Apprenticeships Week

Today is the first day of National Apprenticeships Week. With millions of apprenticeships started in recent years, more pathways to skilled careers are being opened up, and apprentices up and down the country are transforming our workforce.

BBC Sunday Politics

It was great to be at Media City this morning for BBC Sunday Politics North West, talking Brexit, nursing and council tax.

Welcoming Greenbank Preparatory School to Parliament

I was delighted to welcome pupils from Greenbank Preparatory School to Parliament. It was a great opportunity for them to see some historic sights and for me to take some tough questions!

Visit to Peak Pharmacy

Pharmacies are playing an increasingly important role in improving public health, and I want people to know just how much their local pharmacy can do to help them stay well, treat minor conditions, and live longer, healthier lives.

Visit to Human Appeal

I enjoyed an insightful visit to Human Appeal in Cheadle to hear about the wonderful work they do not only across the globe, but here at home too.

A Sustainable Local Press is Vital

I welcome the launch of a new review into press sustainability, with a particular focus on ensuring the future of local and regional press.

Celebrating the Centenary of Women's Suffrage

One hundred years ago today, women won the right to vote for the first time. We’ve come such a long way, having elected two female Prime Ministers, but there is always so much more to do. I’m proud to celebrate #vote100