There is no doubt that the emotional and physical well being of a child has a direct impact on their adult health. It is also widely accepted that physical health and mental health are fundamentally linked.
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’.