On Monday 4th August I took part in a discussion on BBC Radio 4's consumer programme, You and Yours, on the problem of bank fraud and specifically vishing, a relatively new type of telephone scam in which victims are deceived into transferring funds...
I welcome the Government's announcement that an extra ¬£28.4 million will be invested in Surrey schools, part of an additional ¬£390m being allocated in 2015/16 to make funding for schools fairer. The new funding represents an increase in the total...
I am delighted to have been appointed a Minister at the Department for Education (early years, early intervention and childcare) and Cabinet Office (constitutional affairs). Alongside my constituency responsibilities I am looking forward to taking...
Last weekend, the Mail on Sunday carried a report on an East Surrey couple defrauded of their life savings (¬£42,300) through a new type of financial scam known as vishing. Vishing (Voice phishing) is a type of telephone scam in which victims are deceived into transferring funds to...
On Friday (20th June) I visited Windmill Manor (Hurst Green) and Amherst (Horley) care homes, in support of National Care Home Open Day. First held in 2013, this national event involved thousands of UK care homes opening their doors to the public...
On Friday, I spent time at East Surrey Hospital helping out as a Nursing Assistant on the Capel Ward. As the son of a nurse, I thought I knew what to expect, but the experience was a real eye opener. Caring for frail and elderly patients, I was...
Tomorrow is the 70th anniversary of the D-Day landings, the largest seaborne invasion in history and a critical turning point in the Second World War. In addition to a series of major commemorations taking place to mark this historic occasion, the...
Welcome to my website! It is my enormous privilege to serve the people of East Surrey, and I hope that this website provides a useful insight into the work I do as your MP.
Over the year hundreds of local residents contact me by letter, email and in person. If I can be of any help to you, please do not hesitate to get in touch.
Finally, you can also sign up to receive my regular email updates here:
#freeschoolmeals will save families up to ¬£400 a year and help children to do better in the classroom.
1 hours ago
Tories pledge to give vote back to all expats - via @Telegraph http://t.co/Q6skziTKZj > long overdue.
2 hours ago
@Sue_Cowley @EYTalking Decline in numbers is long term trend. CMA's should help attract new CMs by offering business support + opportunity
6 hours ago
MYTH: Childminders HAVE to join new Childminder Agencies. FACT: CMA'a will be voluntary.
7 hours ago
Foreigners come to the UK to take advantage of the NHS. UK nationals go abroad to seek medical help & officials issue arrest warrant. #Aysha
16 hours ago
Framework for the reg of childminder agencies published. Opens way for more affordable childcare & sector innovation http://t.co/gt3wEK82lL
19 hours ago
As of today, 40% of two year olds are entitled to 15 hours free childcare. Off to Bognor Regis to see Stepping Stones nursery roll out offer
1.3 days ago
@NickyMorgan01 spot on that traditional GCSEs including science & foreign language keep options open and are key to success. #backtoschool
1.3 days ago