Personally Speaking: Upholding our values

As I write this column, it strikes me that for the first time in months, the main recurring story in the news is not only related to the Coronavirus outbreak.  Whatever your view, it is undeniable that the death of George Floyd, and the resulting Black Lives Matter protests around the world have

Stoke-on-Trent charities receive £130,000 to help the homeless

Local charities and politicians have welcomed the Government’s announcement this weekend of £130,000 to help support charities working with homeless people in Stoke-on-Trent.


Three charities working in the city will receive the following amounts:

Statement: Dominic Cummings

Since last weekend, I have been contacted by hundreds of constituents about the Prime Minister’s adviser Dominic Cummings, and the allegations that he broke the Government’s lockdown rules.


Bet365 Stadium made key Covid-19 regional testing centre

Bet365 Stadium car park upgraded from ‘satellite’ to ‘regional’ testing centre
Anyone requesting a test will now be able to access Bet365 testing centre, rather than just frontline NHS and council workers


International Trade victory for British ceramics

Ceramics manufacturers and local politicians have declared the new UK Global Tariff a major victory for the industry, and a vital step towards securing its future in Stoke-on-Trent.