Met Superintendent Kevin Purcell
and Chief Inspector Helena Bennett
to discuss local policing matters.
Organised and hosted a charity funding information event
for Bromsgrove charities, held at the Spadesbourne Suite and attended by over 70 members of local charities in addition to 10 representatives from funding organisations.
Met Penny Venables, CEO of Worcestershire Acute Hospitals NHS Trust
, to discuss local health issues and the future of the Alexandra Hospital
’s new ‘health hub’, part of The Trunk
, with Managing Director Debbie Roberts.
Opened the International Womens' U25's Indoor Bowls Tournament
held at Charford’s Indoor Bowls Club
and met club director Peter Cliff.
Met Gordon Dipple to discuss ways to support and promote the ‘Bromsgrove Past & Present
’ facebook page.
Took part in the Basement Project
’s new ‘4ward 2 the Future' programme of Saturday morning opportunities aimed at helping young people learn new skills and create better futures for themselves.
Attended an event in Westminster hosted by the National Autistic Society
Met with Hagley residents
to discuss local and national planning policy.
Discussed legacy school PFI issues with Paul Topping, headteacher at South Bromsgrove High School
As joint lead minister, took the Welfare Uprating Bill