News

Michael Ellis Promoted in Reshuffle!

On the evening of Tuesday, 9th January 2018 I was called to Number 10 Downing Street to see the Prime Minister.

I was delighted when the Prime Minister then asked me to be the new Minister for Arts, Heritage and Tourism at the Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport.

Michael Celebrates NSB’s Dance Department

On Friday, 12th January 2018 I was delighted to visit Northampton School for Boys (NSB) as part of my wish to champion the Creative Arts in Northampton North and across the country.

Michael’s Festive Season!

Since my last E-Newsletter, and in the run-up to Christmas, I attended as I usually do every year, the All Saints’ Church annual Christmas carol event: Nine Lessons and Carols which took place on Sunday, 17th December 2017.

Michael’s Brexit Update

There has been a good deal of progress with Brexit recently, both in Parliament and in the negotiations in Brussels. With such a red hot topic like Brexit, there is a lot of media attention and I would like to give a short update about progress made.

Michael Meets Northampton Housing Bosses

As Member of Parliament for Northampton North, I often intervene on behalf of my constituents to help them with individual cases, and the issue of housing is one of the most frequent issues that comes up.

Michael in the House of Commons

I was the Minister in charge for the Pre-Recess Adjournment Debate (PRAD), tasked with responding to all the points and questions made by my colleagues during a 2-hour debate in which any matter whatsoever can be raised.

Michael Supports British Toy Industry

In the past fortnight I had the pleasure of giving a speech before a couple of hundred guests at the British Toy and Hobby Association (BTHA) Parliamentary Event “Giving the gift of play”.