When should my child return to school after an illness?

As a parent or guardian, you know when your child is ill and also when they're feeling better.  But it’s important to take steps to make sure they’re well enough to return to school, but also that they’re not at risk of spreading any infection or illness.

Beware of TV Licensing e-mail scams

I recently received an e-mail which claimed to be from TV Licensing, outlining how my payment had failed and how I needed to provide my bank details in order to resolve the issue.  This transpired to be a scam; a fake email designed to con people out of their money.

Equal Pay Advice Service

I have been contacted by The Fawcett Society who have recently launched an Equal Pay Advice Service in partnership up with the charity, YESS Law.  The service provides free confidential advice to those experiencing pay discrimination, and was made possible by a generous donation from the BBC jour

Brexit - This week's votes

I have been clear from the outset that I would work to deliver a pragmatic Brexit which protects our prosperity.  That is why I have supported the Prime Minister’s deal.  It is also why I’ve supported backbench efforts to build a consensus around the idea for a Common Market 2.0.

Wrenbury Neighbourhood Plan Referendum (31 January 2019)

A referendum will be held this Thursday, 31 January 2019, to determine the question:   

‘Do you want Cheshire East Council to use the Neighbourhood Plan for Wrenbury-cum-Frith to help it decide planning applications in the neighbourhood area?’

Health and Wellbeing Week (28 January – 3 February)

Next week, Cheshire West and Chester Libraries are teaming up with a number of local organisations, including Healthwatch, Healthbox, Motherwell, NatWest, Citizens Advice and the Macmillan team based at Brio, to hold a Health and Wellbeing Week. 

New Apprenticeship Scheme Launched

This month, the Department for Education have launched their new 'Fire It Up' campaign aimed at young people and employers nationwide.