Grantham Hospital - Just 1.4 Doctors Short

On the latest article within the Grantham Journal, it is reported that they are just 1.4 Doctor's short of re-opening the A&E. My comment to the Journal is below;

Lincolnshire's Roads

Great news today that the Government plan to invest an additional £2.5m in Lincolnshire's Roads this year - a 10% funding boost to help deal with repairs and resurfacing - as part of an £8.1m investment in the East Midlands.

Question at PMQ's

In a rare event at Prime Minister’s Questions this week Nick Boles, MP for Grantham and Stamford, was able to ask a Question via a colleague whilst at home undergoing Cancer treatment.

Grantham Relief Road - Update

Great news that the Government will support the Grantham Relief Road project with £5m to keep it on track.

STP - Grantham Hospital

After we have seen the initial STP ideas this week and with the ongoing overnight closure of Grantham A&E I asked my colleague and neighbour Robert Jenrick, the MP for Newark, to raise a question with the Prime Minister on my behalf today. You can see it below.

Contact me as normal

“During my illness I will be unable to take surgeries or attend public meetings but my team will be arranging surgeries as normal and I will stay in close contact with them and be available to discuss constituents' cases with them.

My illness - Contact me as normal

At the end of October I discovered that I have a cancerous tumour in my head. I have now started a long and gruelling course of treatment and the doctors are insisting that I stop work and avoid contact with people to minimise the risk of infection. 


This week the House of Commons held its first debate on the implementation of the people’s decision to leave the European Union.  We heard from a great many MPs who backed the campaign to remain in the EU and almost all of them started with a perfunctory acknowledgement of the referendum result a


My latest statement on the planned job redundancies at Totemic.