Local News

Michael Wishes 70 Basset Hounds a Merry Christmas!

The Basset Rescue Network of Great Britain (BRNGB) (registered charity no: 1166291) recently held their annual Christmas bash in Northampton and I had the pleasure to attend and to say hello to dozens of adorable basset hounds!

Michael’s Annual Expenses Report: Major Savings for the Taxpayer

Your MPs Expenses: Annual Update

As in previous years I am pleased to report that I have significantly underspent my budget for staffing and office costs and continued my policy of claiming nothing for travel or similar incidentals in the last financial year.

Remembrance Sunday: Michael Remembers The Fallen

As the Member of Parliament for Northampton North I have many duties during the year, but none is more important than the laying of a poppy wreath at the War Memorial at All Saints Church in Northampton on Remembrance Sunday.

Michael Arranges War Medal Decoration for WWII Veteran

George Verden is one of my constituents and is a 94 year old World War Two veteran. In December 2016, he came to see me saying he believed he might be entitled to medals he had not received in 1945.

Michael’s Cross-Party Support

Many people are under the impression that politicians from different political parties never work together.

Michael Celebrates Diwali!

On Saturday, 14th October I joined hundreds of people in Northampton town centre for what I think must be the tenth occasion I have celebrated the Hindu festival of Diwali. Many residents joined the highly colourful and musical parade around town again this year.