Local News

Winter social care funding boost welcomed

Jack, and Deputy Leader of Stoke-on-Trent City Council, Cllr Abi Brown, have welcomed the Government’s announcement of how much additional funding local authorities in England will receive to ease pressures in social care services over winter, including £1,331,896 for Stoke-on-Trent.

Jack campaigns to end Monkey Dust scourge

Jack has recently been lobbying Victoria Atkins, Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Crime, Safeguarding and Vulnerability at the Home Office, to have Monkey Dust reclassified as a Class A drug.

 

Personally Speaking - UK/US Trade

I firmly believe that we can always learn and improve what we do – whatever walk of life in which we happen to be – by observing others, and seeing how other people do things.

MP Launches Campaign to Improve GP Services

As we mark the 70th birthday of our NHS, Jack Brereton MP has launched his campaign to see improved GP and primary care services in our communities for Stoke-on-Trent South.

Bid for Transforming Cities Fund

Today I wrote to the Secretary of State for Transport to support Stoke-on-Trent City Council's bid for millions of pounds to improve our railway station and other transport links in our city.

 

Jack and local councillor host Meir Hay litter pick

Jack Brereton, MP for Stoke-on-Trent South, and Cllr Craig Beardmore, city councillor for Meir Hay, today hosted a litter pick with local volunteers in Meir Hay.

 

Fifteen volunteers picked up a total of 30 bags of litter in the Amison Street area, despite freezing temperatures.

MPs visit Stoke-on-Trent to discuss Cares in Work

Jack Brereton, MP for Stoke-on-Trent South, and other MPs from the Work and Pensions Select Committee, today visited the Bridge Centre in Birches Head to speak to carers from the city.