Alexander Joined Us This Week

9 September 2019: This week, the lovely Alexander joined us in the office for some work experience.  It was great to have him in and such a great time for him to see everything going on in Parliament. I wish him the best of luck for the rest of his A-Levels! If you know of…

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Give FE the long-term funding it needs

9 September 2019: I asked the new Education Secretary two questions in the House today.  My first was: Whether the Secretary of State will ensure the Apprenticeship Programme has the year-on-year cash it needs to continue to deliver the life-changing opportunities it does to people of all ages but without restriction? My second was: Given…

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A great visit to RGS PolSoc!

6 September 2019: It was a pleasure this afternoon to visit the Politics Society at RGS. Thank you to all who helped, especially Josh, and my grateful thanks to students from Guildford High, Tormead, George Abbot and Godalming College for coming along – it was great to see you all!

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A great show for the NCS!

3 August 2019: It was so wonderful to see some of the presentations by NCS students today at Guildford County School.  NCS is such a wonderful organisation, creating great opportunities for young people. My grateful thanks also to the residents of Elmbridge Village for giving the students such a warm welcome and for your time…

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Oge Joined Us This Week

18 July 2019: Such a joy to have Oge in my office for work experience this week.  Oge had the chance to watch proceedings in the Chamber, see how my office runs day-to-day and join me at an event with the Royal College of Nursing. I hope you found the experience useful Oge and it…

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A sunny day at RHS Wisley!

12 July 2019: Today it was an absolute pleasure to visit RHS Garden Wisley – to see children planting seeds and families enjoying the very fabulous gardens. It was also a great opportunity to discuss apprenticeships and to hear about the new National Centre for Horticultural Science. To find out more, you can visit their…

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A stop at No10 for Wonersh and Shamley Green

11 July 2019: My grateful thanks to Year 5 pupils at Wonersh and Shamley Green CofE Primary School for sending their letters on child poverty. I could not agree more with you all that ending child poverty should always be a priority for the Government and you are right there is always more that can…

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Kings College at the Holiday Inn

2 July 2019: It was a pleasure today as always to see students from Kings College getting superb work experience as they ‘Take Over’from staff at Holiday Inn Guildford. This is great for the students and it was a good to present the well-earned certificates to students with the Mayor of Guildford.

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A day of Gaming in Guildford!

28 June 2019: Guildford has such a rich history of gaming and it was brilliant to open the Guildford Games Festival today at G Live.  Thanks so much for asking me to come along and I am always happy to do everything I can to help!

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New loos at Gosden House!

12 May 2019: It was wonderful to stop by and see the finished work on the new toilets at Gosden House School. It was a great opportunity too to meet up with some of the students and parents at the School, and thank you again for all the special care you give to some very…

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