News

Gatley Green Traffic Issues

Today I met with a local resident and Council officers to discuss Gatley Green and ways to tackle the ongoing traffic issues.

Speaking to Young NCS Volunteers

Recently, I had the chance to speak to a group of over 60 young people from Stockport who were taking part in the National Citizens’ Service (NCS) programme. 

Boost For Mental Health Services

I am delighted at the news of plans announced by the Secretary of State for Health, Jeremy Hunt MP, to recruit 21,000 new mental health staff in the NHS by 2021.

Welcoming New Investment In Our Local Schools

For too many years schools across our area have received less funding per pupil than the national average, and I have campaigned to end the historically unfair formula which placed Stockport in the lowest funded Local Authorities.