Priti Patel is right, assaults on our emergency services need reform

LBC and Priti Patel MP are absolutely right to hi-light that the law relating to assaults on police officers and other emergency workers needs reform. Police officers and emergency workers protect us and keep us safe, whether on our streets, in our fire engines, in our ambulances or Hospitals.

Tacking antisocial behaviour

In the short time since my selection as Parliamentary Candidate I have learned that the number one issue for local residents is how to deal with antisocial behaviour.

I met up with Kent Police and Crime Commissioner Matthew Scott to discuss ways we can tackle these issues together.

Transport Minister, George Freeman visits Canterbury

It was fantastic to welcome George Freeman MP on his first visit as Minister for Transport to Canterbury. I explained to him that we need more trains and an eastern A28 by-pass to alleviate congestion & air pollution in Canterbury itself .

Stopping illegal encampments

I'm delighted to be supporting Cllr Ashley Clark's great campaign to stop over 80 unlawful encampments in Canterbury, by taking out a preventative High Court injuction - the only Council in Kent to do so!

Off to climb Mont Blanc!

No turning back now - we're finally off! Thank you so much to everyone for their wonderful support, donations and encouragement. It is wonderful to have already exceeded our target at £5,043.00 with 80% of that going to local charity West Kent Mind.

A Tribute to Jo Cox

A statement from myself regarding the tragic death of Jo Cox.