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Visit to local Air Ambulance Service

Great visit to our local Air Ambulance Service last week. I am hugely supportive of the brilliant work they do across the county and beyond, to save lives and alleviate sickness wherever and whenever possible.

Colleges Week

This week marks the culmination of the “Love our Colleges” campaign, and is a good opportunity to recognise the work our local colleges do providing students with valuable skills for the workplace, helping to develop their career opportunities and strengthen our economy, both locally and national

World Mental Health Day

Today is World Mental Health Day.

Warwickshire County Council is encouraging Warwickshire residents to think about their own mental health and wellbeing and to seek support if they are struggling to cope.

On patrol with the Kenilworth Safer Neighbourhood Team

I recently went on patrol with the Kenilworth Safer Neighbourhood Team, as part of the National Police Chief’s Council scheme to give MP’s the opportunity to see the day to day work of the police.

Internet Safety at St Nicholas C of E Primary School

I was pleased to visit St Nicholas C of E Primary School in Kenilworth to introduce their ‘Be Internet Legends’ assembly.

The internet is an amazing resource but it has dangers for children who do not understand the risks. This programme helps to ensure that they do.

World Alzheimer’s Day

Since 2012, September has been marked as World Alzheimer’s Month, the centrepiece of which is World Alzheimer’s Day, which falls on the 21st September every year.

Opening of the Chapel of Unity at Coventry Cathedral

Honoured to be invited to re-open the Chapel of Unity at Coventry Cathedral this month. The remedial work was completed earlier this year following a grant of £870,000 from the Treasury's First World War Centenary Cathedral Repairs Fund.

Supporting the Royal British Legion

I was concerned to hear that our local branch of the Royal British Legion is under threat from a lack of members. In the last four years the numbers have dropped from around 150 to just 23.

Kenilworth Arts Festival

Kenilworth Arts Festival returns for its third edition from the 20th - 29th September, with a programme of over 30 fantastic events taking place in different venues around the town.