Welcome to the Spring 2015 edition of Sajid Javid MP's newsletter

to the final edition of my e-newsletter of this Parliament. My term as your MP ends on the 30th March. It has been a privilege to serve as the MP for Bromsgrove and I hope to have the opportunity to continue to serve you.

Recent Activity

Held my Annual Schools Debating Competition with six local schools taking part. Congratulations to runners up, Niall Hegarty and Emily Kinder, from Bromsgrove School, and winners, Henry Spooner and Oliver Kay, from South Bromsgrove High School.

Walked in the Clent Hills with the Director General of the National Trust, Dame Helen Ghosh, and discussed their work in preserving this beautiful part of our constituency.

Answered questions from students across Bromsgrove District at Election Hustings held by South Bromsgrove High School.

Unveiled specialist teacher training facility at HME Technologies

Visited ZCW International, and met two new employees who were recruited following my Jobs Fair, last month.

Visited North Bromsgrove School and spoke to Sixth Form students about careers, education and my role as an MP.

Presented cheque to Artrix Director, Ros Robins, with Worcestershire County Council Leader, Adrian Hardman.

Visited Lickey Hills Primary School, spoke to pupils about democracy and and the work of an MP in Parliament.

Visited Hartlebury Castle and Worcestershire County Museum, with Nigel Huddlestone, Prospective Parliamentary Candidate, and Sir Peter Luff MP.

Spoke and took questions from Bromsgrove business owners at their Breakfast Club.

Met with teachers and pupils at Charford First School. Spoke to pupils about the role of an MP and answered their questions.

Visited Meadows First School. Discussed with pupils the role of Parliament and democracy.

Met with Worcestershire County Council leader Adrian Hardman to discuss matters of concern from my constituents.

Sajid in the Papers

Cross party support for Alex hospital motion at Bromsgrove Council
Monday 2 March 2015
There was cross party support from Bromsgrove councillors for a motion officially registering concern at recent events at the Alexandra Hospital.

Flights from China to Birmingham across the summer announced
Tuesday 3 March 2015
Twice weekly flights will bring thousands of Chinese tourists across the summer after a deal was struck with Hainan Airlines.

Sports secretary Sajid visits Bromsgrove's Ryland Centre
Thursday 05 March 2015
The Ryland Centre were paid a special visit by the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport.

Sajid calls on Worcestershire County Council to help out Artrix
Thursday 05 March 2015
Bromsgrove MP Sajid Javid has called on Worcestershire County Council to fund a new professional fund-raising and marketing officer for a year for Artrix in a bid to secure the venue's long-term future.

British Asians need a stake in our past
Tuesday 10 March 2015
There are few reasons to stop at the French village of Neuve Chapelle. Visitors who do make it this far are usually looking for one thing — the war memorial on the edge of town.

Mahatma Gandhi still has a powerful message for the world
Saturday 14th March 2015
Not long after Mahatma Gandhi’s murder, Britain’s then Chancellor of the Exchequer, Sir Stafford Cripps, said that “no other man in our time … so forcefully and convincingly demonstrated the power of the spirit over material things”.

Sajid stepping in gets new role to seek fund-raising for Artrix
Friday 13 March 2015
Worcestershire County Council has agreed to contribute £30,000 to pay for a new fund-raising and marketing officer for Bromsgrov’s Artrix in a bid to safeguard the centre’s long-tern future.

Bromsgrove students become political reporters for MP question time
Wednesday 18 March 2015
Pupils at a Bromsgrove school enjoyed the role of political reporters as they put the town's MP on the spot ahead of May's election.

Culture secretary Sajid Javid visits Hartlebury Castle to see good work of preservation trust
Friday 20 March 2015
Bromsgrove MP and Culture Secretary Sajid Javid visited a stately home to see the work of Hartlebury Castle Preservation Trust.

Bromsgrove candidates go head to head at schools debate
Monday 23 March 2015
Candidates hoping to become Bromsgrove’s MP in May’s General Election have taken part in a special hustings event at a town school.

Broadband boost for Bromsgrove businesses
Tuesday 24 March 2015
Businesses in the Bromsgrove district will now be able to apply for grants of up to £3,000 to improve their broadband.

South Bromsgrove High claim debating crown hat-trick
Wednesday 25 March 2015
The Annual schools debating competition held by MP Sajid Javid has been won by South Bromsgrove High.

Tribute to former 'witty and wise' Bromsgrove and Redditch MP
Thursday 26 March 2015
The man who was the Member of Parliament for Bromsgrove and Redditch between 1974 and 1983 - when the two towns were one constituency - has died at the age of 86.


Sajid's Columns

Sajid has a column published fortnightly in the Bromsgrove Advertiser and monthly in the Bromsgrove Standard.

The most recent columns can be viewed by clicking on the links below (and the archive of past columns can be found online by clicking here):

Advertiser -Supporting our Armed Forces , 4th, March, 2015 

Advertiser -Help to Buy, 18th, March 2015

Standard -Budget, 27th, March, 2015


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B61 8HQ


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