For nearly 10 years, HS2 has been a significant issue in this Constituency. A number of my constituents are directly affected, with houses or businesses that are in or near the path of the line, and many more will be affected by the construction of the line and the disruption it will bring.
West Midlands Train have failed to meet contractual performance levels for several months, so I am requiring them to spend £20m to deliver a package of service improvements and compensate passengers for the poor performance they have suffered.
Last week, I met with Paul Maynard, Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for the Department for Transport, Councillors and Executives from Stratford District Council to discuss how we can ensure the future of Wellesbourne Airfield as an essential site in the general aviation network.
Last week was Village Halls Week, an annual and national celebration of rural and community spaces and the people who dedicate time and passion to keep them going. Village halls can often provide the only place to meet within a rural community, providing vital and diverse support to improve the