Local News

Latest Covid-19 Measures

Thank you to those who took the time to contact me regarding the government’s latest covid-19 measures. This is a very important issue as it affects people’s actual lives and their jobs, and the government is trying to strike a balance between the two.

COVID-19 Information

We must stay alert. We must continue to control the virus and save lives.

GCSE, BTEC & A Level Grades

This has been an extraordinarily difficult year for young people who have been unable to take their exams due to the coronavirus outbreak. 

£400 million funding to the UK aerospace sector

Aerospace is very important to my constituency and I therefore welcome the government’s announcement of a further £400 million of public and private sector funding to pay for cutting-edge aerospace research and development projects.

The Prime Minister has set out our ‘New Deal’

The Prime Minister has set out our ‘New Deal’, an ambitious economic strategy to rebuild Britain across the UK, putting jobs, skills and infrastructure investment at the heart of our economic recovery post-coronavirus, and delivering on our manifesto pledges to level up the entire country.

Furlough scheme extension

Great news from the Treasury who has announced the current furlough scheme would be extended by a further four months with workers continuing to receive 80% of their current salary.

Emergency Community Fund

Tewkesbury Borough Council has launched a COVID-19 Emergency Community Fund to help communities as they respond to exceptional challenges over the coming months.