VE Day

Today marks the 75th Anniversary of VE Day. This is an opportunity to remember the heroes of World War II, with 2 minutes’ silence at 11am and an opportunity to recall the end of another time of great national challenge.

VE Day KTC Celebrations

As we look forward to VE Day on Friday, we need to find inventive ways to celebrate and remember. Kenilworth Town Council have had to change their plans but are asking everyone to Raise a Glass at 3pm on Friday to toast the heroes of the Second World War.

Working from Home

During this critical time and with Parliament sitting again I am continuing to work from home like so many of my constituents (I have even drafted in some extra support).

Top-up to Local Business Grant Funds Scheme

Along with my colleagues, I wrote to the Business Secretary Alok Sharma asking him to provide additional financial support for businesses including businesses in shared spaces, regular market traders, small charity properties that would meet the criteria for Small Business Rates Relief, and Bed a

Coronavirus Testing

I welcome the news that the UK is now testing high volumes of people – on 30th April over 122,000 tests were carried out across the UK.

Testing is now available for:

Bounce Back Loans Scheme

The Chancellor announced this week the Bounce Back Loans Scheme, a new government scheme for businesses who have been affected by COVID-19. To apply please follow the link below.

Coronavirus Support

I am sure that as the enforced measures necessary to restrict the spread of the coronavirus pandemic continue, we are all reflecting on how they have changed our lives and, perhaps, our perceptions. For many of us, the actions of Government rarely have direct and immediate effect.

National Postal Workers Day 2020

Today is National Postal Workers Day and I would like to take the opportunity to pay tribute to all our Postal Workers for the work they do and for the all the work they are currently doing during the Coronavirus outbreak.