Local News

Street aims high on High Streets

West Midlands Mayoral candidate Andy Street has pledged to use his experience in retail to drive improvements to town centres and High Streets.

Minister visits Stoke campaign group with candidate Jack

A Home Office Minister has visited a Stoke-based campaign group which tackles the scourge of modern slavery and human trafficking.

Sarah Newton MP, who is Minister for Vulnerability, Safeguarding and Countering Extremism, spent time meeting representatives from Voice of Hope.

Government homelessness funding boost welcomed

Rugby’s Member of Parliament, Mark Pawsey has today welcomed news that a trailblazing project to tackle homelessness in Rugby and Warwickshire, led by Rugby Borough Council, has received an £855,000 grant from the Government.

London Taxi Company revs up to deliver next generation of iconic cabs

Just fifteen months after the London Taxi Company’s ground breaking ceremony in Ansty, Warwickshire, Rugby MP Mark Pawsey has returned to the site to see the progress made at their new factory in his constituency - the first new car factory to be built in the UK for almost 15 years.