In Parliament

Speaking in a wide-ranging debate on International Women’s Day, Margot James welcomes the number of women starting businesses, calls for more prosecutions for FGM and for more women to enter engineering careers.

Speaking in a debate held as a result of an e-petition, Margot James backs calls for Harvey’s Law - which would compel Highways Agency and council staff to try to identify pets killed on the roads.

Margot James questions the Government on steps taken to close tax loopholes left open by the last Government when aggressive tax avoidance flourished.

Proud of Stourbridge

Margot has offered her congratulations to two Stourbridge charities who have won funding from the Big Lottery Fund.

Margot James has congratulated The Porter and Woodman Group for expanding its manufacturing space and taking on new staff.

Margot James has congratulated Stourbridge author David Massey for his nomination for the Dudley Teenage Book Award.

16th December 2010

Margot held a competition with Stourbridge and Halesowen Age Concern to find a design for her Christmas card.

The winner was Beryl Wall and Margot has presented her with a prize. The competition was organised by Barbara Glover, a local art teacher.

The winning design:

Winning design of Margot's Christmas card

Photo: Margot with Ron Dalton of Age Concern Stourbridge and Halesowen during her visit to the Elton Centre to present prizes for Christmas card winners.

Margot with Ron Dalton during her visit to the Elton Centre to present prizes for Christmas card winners

Raising Aspirations in Stourbridge

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