I recently met with Ed Argar MP, Minister for Justice, to discuss his recent announcement that Medway Secure Training Centre (STC) is be converted into the first Secure School as part of a cross-Government initiative to improve youth custody.
Kelly Tolhurst MP has presented tens of petitions on behalf of the pupils at Balfour Junior Academy to the Secretary of State for International Development, Penny Mordaunt MP, calling for all children being given the right and chance to go to school.
As we mark 100 years since the first women gained the right to vote, Kelly Tolhurst MP is inviting everyone in Rochester and Strood to get involved in UK Parliament Week and play a part in our thriving democracy.
Last week I was pleased to meet Secretary of State for Health, Matt Hancock MP, to discuss the Kent and Medway Clinical Commissioning Groups’ (CCG) decision not to award Medway Maritime Hospital with a hyper acute stroke unit (HASU).
Last month, I was delighted to speak for the first time as Minister for Small Business and Corporate Responsibility and bring forward positive draft regulations for the UK’s small and medium sized businesses (SMEs).