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Michael Meets Northampton Council Leaders

On Friday, 8th June, I met Cllr Jonathan Nunn, Leader of Northampton Borough Council (NBC), and the new Chief Executive, George Candler, and took the opportunity to raise with them some important constituency issues.

Michael Visits Caring and Sharing Exhibition in Northamptonshire

On Friday, 8th June I attended the exhibition “It’s a Beautiful World – Through the Eyes of Caroline Scattergood” at the Caring and Sharing Trust in Cogenhoe, Northamptonshire. I really enjoyed my visit as I always do when I visit this wonderful charity.

Michael Supports Museums; Visits Horniman Museum

In my role as Minister for Arts, Heritage and Tourism I recently visited the Horniman Museum and Gardens in South London. The Museum, commissioned in 1898 and opened in 1901, is home to a huge variety of extraordinary objects including collections of anthology and musical instruments.

Michael Supports Northampton Teachers at No10 Downing Street

On Monday, 21st May 2018 the Prime Minister hosted a reception at 10 Downing Street to celebrate the outstanding work of teachers. I was invited to bring a teacher from Northampton to this reception who had shown a true dedication to high-quality teaching.

Michael Encourages Tourism to Salisbury

The poisoning incident in Salisbury in March was truly horrendous and I would like to pay tribute to the bravery and professionalism of the police and security personnel, medical staff, military and investigation teams who have led the response to this appalling incident.