News

Leaving the Government

It has been a privilege to sit around the Cabinet table for five years and to serve in Government for the last nine years. I wish the new Prime Minister and his administration the best of luck.

The Prime Minister

By the time you read this, the United Kingdom will have a new Prime Minister. As I write, I do not know whether Jeremy Hunt or Boris Johnson will be entering Downing Street, but I do know that Theresa May will be leaving it, and it is on her, and the office she has held, that I want to focus.

Warwickshire and Solihull Blood Bikes

Pleased to hear that University Hospitals Coventry and Warwickshire (UHCW) NHS Trust is once again working with Warwickshire and Solihull Blood Bikes (WSBB) to collect and deliver samples.

Kenilworth Carnival

The Carnival Committee and all involved in putting the carnival together have done another great job this year. In the 14 years I have walked with the procession I can’t remember it hotter, but the community spirit on display was as strong as ever.

50th Anniversary of the Kenilworth Lions

Delighted to attend a Gala Dinner to celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the Kenilworth Lions last week.

The Kenilworth Lions are celebrating 50 years of wonderful service to the town. Thanks and congratulations to them all.

Visit to Wellesbourne Airfield

Great to visit Wellesbourne Airfield again last Friday. I very much support its continued operation as an airfield recognising the significant historical, cultural and economic benefits it brings to our community.

Second HS2 Forum Meeting

The Kenilworth & Southam HS2 Implementation Forum met for the second time on 5 July 2019. New members from the local business and farming communities were welcomed, and the creation of subgroups to focus on specific local issues agreed.