YoungMinds Parliamentary Reception

It was a pleasure to meet local campaigners and constituents of mine, Chris Skidmore and his daughter Harriet, at an event in Westminster on 1 December celebrating the work of children’s mental health charity, YoungMinds.

Residential Care in Cornwall

When I sat down to watch BBC Panorama last night, I was full of dread. Along with my colleagues, I had been contacted by Trevor Doughty of Cornwall Council to let me know about what the BBC Panorama investigation had revealed. Despite this warning, watching the programme was sickening.

Theresa May Visits Cornwall

Theresa May’s first official visit to the South West as Prime Minister began with a visit to Newquay Airport today.

Sarah Newton encourages year round energy efficiency

Spring may be in the air but Truro and Falmouth MP, Sarah Newton has been encouraging local residents to consider year round energy efficiency with a visit last week (Friday 20th April) to see cavity wall insulation installed by Redruth-based energy saving business, Mark Group.