Meeting with Barclays Bank, Hadleigh

Following the announcement that the Hadleigh branch of Barclays will be closing, I wrote to request a meeting between local businesses and Barclays officials to discuss the impact that this decision will have on their customers.

Update from South Suffolk Taskforce

On Friday morning I chaired a session of the South Suffolk Taskforce in Sudbury Town Hall on the Sudbury Delphi site which is scheduled to close in 2020.

Not 'ideological' but quest to gauge quality of universities

This week in Parliament saw a particularly heated exchange on the subject of higher education, contained within a relatively obscure 90 minute ‘motion to annul’. The detail is somewhat technical and most readers, indeed most of my constituents, will not have noticed it one iota.

Official Opening of FA Girls’ Wildcat Centre

MP James Cartlidge cut the ribbon to officially open the Wilcats Centre in Capel St Mary on Saturday. Picture: CAPEL PLOUGH FC

MP James Cartlidge officially opened a new FA girls’ football centre in Capel St Mary at the weekend.