Welcome to my website. I am honoured to have been elected to represent the people of Grantham and Stamford as their Member of Parliament. This website tells you what I believe in, what I am working on, how I can help, and how you can contact me.
Government ministers come and go and very few people have any idea who we are or what we do. So it’s probably fortunate that I’ve never wanted to be famous – even if they do say that politics is showbusiness for ugly people. What motivates me is having the chance to make things happen
Most of you will have never been to a party conference. You have no idea how lucky you are. They make trainspotters’ conventions seem normal. They make actuaries’ away days seem fun. This year, however, there was one big consolation: we actually learned
This week, the Grantham Relief Road came a long way closer to becoming a reality. £16 million closer to be precise. After intensive lobbying by the county council, the district council and yours truly, the government agreed to provide £16 million towards the estimated £40-50 million
Unlike most MPs, I spent most of my 20s and 30s doing something in the real world. For ten years I ran a small manufacturing business with factories in Belfast, Morecambe and Leeds. We made paint brushes, rollers and other tools for decorating and supplied them to big