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Fosse Way

I was delighted to see that the Fosse Way, which runs through my constituency, has secured a place in Historic England’s list – Irreplaceable: A History of England in 100 Places.

Visit to Myton Hospice

I recently visited Myton Hospice in Warwick. There are Myton hospices in Coventry, Rugby and Warwick, together with nursing teams that care for people in their own homes.

Visit to Thwaites Dumpers

I visited to Thwaites Dumpers last week as part of their 80 years of manufacturing celebration. It’s great to see high quality manufacturing thriving in this constituency.

Fireworks at Kenilworth Castle

Congratulations to Kenilworth Round Table for putting on another fantastic display at Kenilworth Castle this year and raising over £40,000 for local charities and good causes.

Remeberance Day Parade

It was an honour to take part in the annual Remembrance Day parade in Kenilworth on Sunday. Thanks must go to the local Royal British Legion branch, together with the team of volunteers who gave up many hours to prepare, organise and collect for the beneficiaries.

Children's Centres

A number of constituents have contacted me about Warwickshire County Council’s plans for children’s centres. I shared their concern when I read that the plan was for all the centres in my constituency to be closed.

Visit to Appoint us Services

I visited Appoint Us Services at their offices in Stoneleigh Park last week. Appoint Us is a Community Interest Company which works closely with the local community to provide a range of person centred services to people in Coventry, Warwickshire and beyond.

National Pro Bono Week

Next week is the 16th annual National Pro Bono Week. Pro Bono legal work is the provision of legal advice and/ or representation to individuals, community groups, charities, and others, provided by lawyers who, in the public interest, do so free of charge.

Local Business Breakfast

I attended a local business breakfast at the Holiday Inn last Friday with MEPs Anthea McIntyre and Dan Dalton. It was great to see so many local businesses represented.