Last month I invited The Secretary of State for Environment, Food, and Rural Affairs, Michael Gove MP, to visit the constituency and to see the pioneering work being done in the agriculture and agri-tech sectors in our region
The piloting of a new government website to help schools advertise for, and recruit the teachers they need, is now up and running in Cambridgeshire and the North East. Following the pilot, it is hoped that the website will be launched nationally.
We recently marked the centenary of the Representation of the People Act 1918 which entitled some women to vote for the first time. And last month we celebrated the 106th annual International Women’s Day themed ‘press for change’.
A year ago, in January 2017, East Cambridgeshire and Fenland was announced as a designated ‘Opportunity Area’. This meant, that after much campaigning by myself and fellow MP Steve Barclay our area was rightly recognised as an area particularly challenged when it comes to social mobility and cons