Gazette & Herald Column: Beacon lighting ceremony proved to be moving sight

This weekend I was delighted to join hundreds of veterans, serving members of our Armed Forces, their families and those who wanted to pay their respects at events throughout the Constituency to mark 100 years since the end of the First World War and remember all those who have sacrificed their l

Gazette & Herald Column: Emissions have been cut by 40 per cent since 1990

This week is the first ever Green Great Britain Week, a week of events and activities bringing together businesses, schools, universities, communities and charities to explore the opportunities of low carbon commitments, to celebrate what we’ve achieved as a world leader in this area and challeng

My Weekly Roundup

At Conservative Party Conference last week, the theme was opportunity, and having spoken to party members and colleagues, it is clear that everyone is excited about the opportunities that the government is making available for people and businesses across the country.  See what I have been doing