Here are some of my recent diary events.
An absolute pleasure to join the Mayor of Southampton on Southampton Common giving out medals at this year’s Poppy Run. So uplifting to see so many people putting in so much effort while fundraising for our veterans. Congratulations everyone. Thank you to all who participated and donated.
Before we all get carried away with the General Election can I ask that we spare a thought for our veterans. I’m helping collect for the Royal British Legion’s annual poppy appeal. I hope people will be as generous this year as they have in the past to ensure our veterans get the support they [...]
I enjoyed being interviewed yesterday by Sam from Itchen College who is an aspiring young journalist. We talked about Brexit and the possibility of a General Election.
Another fantastic Southampton Boat Show in the sunshine with my good friends and colleagues Mims Davies MP, Nusrat Ghani MP and Peter Bottomley MP. Do pop down over the weekend if you get a chance. Congratulations to British Marine for organising such an excellent event.
Yesterday I had the pleasure of meeting a group of Southampton constituents who took part in the first Home Education Day in Parliament. After a tour of Parliament, I had the opportunity to answer some of their questions and also make a tangible link between Southampton and the day to day work of UK Parliament.
Once again a fantastic day at Southampton Mela Festival! I’d highly recommend a visit to the Mela to see a huge array of arts, dance and music celebrating the Asian culture. It’s on now in Hoglands Park until 9pm. All are welcome!
It was a real pleasure to meet Marina, Aimee and Natalie when they brought Woody to collect his prize for being the cutest pet in Southampton Itchen. Woody is a delightful little Labrador and he lives with his lovely family in Thornhill. I hope Marina and her husband enjoy the House of Commons Champagne and [...]