Happy New Year!

At the beginning of every year, most of us will vow to change our lives for what we perceive to be the better, as if, with the advent of January 1, our slate is wiped clean.

Welcoming Woodlands School to Parliament

On Monday 19th December a group of Sixth Formers from Woodlands School in Allestree visited Parliament.

The Woodlands pupils enjoyed a study afternoon at the Houses of Parliament, which included a presentation and a tour of the Palace of Westminster.

Mid Derbyshire MP stars on Sunday Politics Show

It was great to be part of the panel for the BBC East Midlands, Sunday Politics Show last week.   This was a jam packed show and we discussed a number of topical issues.