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New Year Message

As we approach the end of 2018 it is a good time to look back over the last year and take stock of what has happened in our community and country.

Energy Price Cap coming into effect

On 1 January 2019, the energy price cap comes into effect.  The price cap limits the amount you will pay for each unit of gas or electricity that you use but doesn’t limit your total bill.  The cap will be revised by Ofgem every six months and the cap may therefore go up or down in future.

HS2 Working Draft Environmental Statement Consultation Response Guide

The consultation on HS2's Working Draft Environmental Statement closes this Friday, 21 December 2018, at 23:45 hours.  

Please find attached below my Consultation Response Guide to help you to respond to the consultation if you have not already done so.  

Last Posting Dates for Christmas

This morning I visited Royal Mail's Delivery Office in Winsford to see first-hand the operation of delivering Christmas post and to pass on early Season’s Greetings to the dedicated postmen and women, who will be working hard to sort and deliver mail in Eddisbury in the forthcoming busy Christmas

Affordable Warmth scheme offers

As the winter weather begins in earnest, I have been contacted by E.ON who are encouraging people to check if they are eligible for free loft and cavity wall insulation and discounted boiler replacements under the Government’s Affordable Warmth scheme. 

Statement on the EU Deal

I have always tried to be independent minded when it comes to Brexit.  It is an issue that is too important to simply toe the line, keep your head down and let others make the difficult choices.  This has led to me to vote against the Government on several occasions.  I fought hard, and endured a

National Consumer Week - Citizens Advice Cheshire West

I have been contacted by Citizens Advice – Cheshire West who are taking part in National Consumer Week, which starts on Cyber Monday, 26 November.  This year’s campaign focuses on online marketplaces, helping consumers find out what their consumer rights are, and what they can do if something goe

Forty Reasons to back the Brexit deal

The Prime Minister's Office has recently set out the reasons why the deal negotiated by the Prime Minister is the right deal for the UK.  These include:

HS2 Consultations - Winsford Information Event

Following a formal complaint to HS2 and discussions with the Minister, Nus Ghani, I have now been informed that copies of the consultation documents have been placed in Winsford Library.  The documents will be available to view during the Library's usual opening hours until the consultations clos