Visit to Nethergate Brewery, Long Melford

I enjoyed a brilliant brewery tour at Nethergate Brewery in Long Melford. Sampled their famous beers such as Growler, and delighted that my colleagues will be able to do the same when Umbel is on the House of Commons tap next week.

Delphi Update

This morning I was pleased to update the Sudbury business forum about recent progress in relation to the Delphi site.

South Suffolk MP appointed as aide to Foreign Secretary

South Suffolk MP James Cartlidge said he was honoured after being appointed to the role of Parliamentary Private Secretary (PPS) to the Foreign Secretary, Jeremy Hunt.

The role will see him work as a link between ministers in the Foreign Office and other MPs.

South Suffolk Taskforce Business Forum

In the wake of the announcement that the Delphi plant in Sudbury would be closing, I convened the South Suffolk Taskforce to look at how we could make our local economy as competitive and prosperous as possible.