Money raised for Age UK

The care home Gracewell of Fareham raised hundreds of pounds for the charity Age UK at a recent garden party fundraiser.

I joined activists, residents and staff for the garden party, which included a BBQ, live music, a raffle and vintage cars. The event raised £600.77 for Age UK.

Locks Heath Cricket Club

I was shown around Locks Heath Cricket Club, where I was able to meet aspiring cricketers and club coaches.

Brexit Question Time

Portchester Community School was packed with over 80 Fareham residents for my first Brexit Question Time.

The Highlands Hub Surgery

I held a busy surgery session with residents to hear about local and individual issues.

South Western Railway

 I wrote to Andy Mellors, Managing Director of South West Railway, to express my concern for the poor level of service experienced by customers.

Learning Disability Week 2018

As part of Learning Disability Week 2018 – which was held from 18 to 24 June and was all about health – I met with campaigners from Mencap at a reception in Parliament.

National Parliamentary Prayer Breakfast

I had the absolute pleasure of attending the National Parliamentary Prayer Breakfast, and was accompanied by Rev Bruce Dean from St John’s Church.

Gosport War Memorial Hospital

I was sitting on the front bench today in the House of Commons during the Health Secretary’s statement on the Gosport War Memorial Hospital report.

Fareham farmers

I met with local members of the National Farmers Union (NFU).

At the meeting, I discussed farming in Fareham and learnt about the important work local farmers do to contribute towards our food supply and their contribution to the area’s economy.

Thank a Teacher day

Ahead of this Thank a Teacher day, Friday 22nd June, I am paying tribute to teachers across Fareham, whose hard work means that more children are gaining the skills and knowledge they need to get on in life.