Following my speech during a debate last year on deafness, in which I told the story of my mum’s sudden hearing loss and struggle to get the right cochlear implant, I have recently met with charities focussing on deafness.
MP for Rochester and Strood has today said the new government measures to crack down on bosses recklessly putting pensions at risk would give workers the assurances they needed that their future retirement savings were safe when a company fails.
Last night Kelly Tolhurst, MP for Rochester and Strood, warmly welcomed the regeneration, culture and environment overview and scrutiny committee’s decision to refer the closure of Deangate back to cabinet for reconsideration.
On Wednesday 28 February, Rochester and Strood MP Kelly Tolhurst joined DWP Financial Inclusion Minister Guy Opperman MP and other members to thank all those involved in her Breathing Space campaign which nears its final approval as part of the Financial Inclusion Bill.
On the day Medway Council Cabinet met to approve the next stage of the Local Plan process I met with the RSPB to discuss the Council’s latest draft Plan and its severe implications for the Peninsula, including Lodge Hill and Deangate.