Coronavirus Update – Changes in Northampton

Following an increase in Covid-19 infections in the Borough of Northampton, local authorities are asking residents of Northampton to strictly follow guidelines – which are pictured to the left and right.

Michael Welcomes Substantial Pay Rises for Public Sector Workers

I welcome the Government’s decision to give 900,000 public sector workers a pay rise of above the rate of inflation for doctors, police, teachers and more in the public sector.

Full-time median public sector pay now stands at £31,844, compared to £29,832 in the private sector.

Michael Opens New Police Training Centre in Northampton

I was delighted to officially open the brand new Northamptonshire Police Training Centre in Pyramid Close, Weston Favell, on Friday 10th July. I unveiled a plaque alongside the Police, Fire and Crime Commissioner, Stephen Mold.

Michael Answers Questions in the Commons

Again in the last fortnight I answered questions in the House of Commons from MPs from all parties in my role as Her Majesty’s Solicitor-General for England and Wales.

Coronavirus Update

As a lover of the arts – and having formerly served as Culture Minister of this country – I have sought to support the arts and creative industries during the exceptionally difficult times brought about for them by this pandemic.

Michael Supports Northampton Town Centre Shops

Now that we have had the re-opening of most non-essential retail shops and the further loosening of restrictions, I want to do everything I can to support our local economy in Northampton.