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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.

 

Personally Speaking - Longton and Fenton Town Centres

Our city has six towns. Six unique centres, with six high streets and suburbs clustered around six distinct locations. To people from the Potteries, this is entirely normal. In fact, we are rightly proud of our city and the communities we are from.

Jack Welcomes ban on cold-calling

Jack Brereton MP yesterday called on the Government to address the challenges his constituents face when making choices about the future of their pensions.

Jack Brereton MP: Ceramics Industry must be part of UK trade boom

MP for Stoke-on-Trent South Jack Brereton has called a debate in Parliament to urge the Government to support Potteries’ ceramics manufacturers in new trade deals with the rest of the world.  With the UK leaving the EU, Jack said, now is the time to push for free and fair trade at the World Trade

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.

Channel 4’s Move Is Welcome

In response to Channel 4’s “4 All the UK” Nations and Regions plan, Stoke-on-Trent South MP Jack Brereton said:

 

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.