In Parliament

Margot James, MP for Stourbridge, has welcomed the graduate trainee programme for nursing put in place by Russells Hall hospital, during questions in parliament.

Speaking in a debate on the NHS in England, Margot James welcomes improved integration and in particular how Stourbridge’s clinical commissioning group has joined the hospital to fund the opening of an urgent care centre, which will relieve pressure on accident and emergency departments and give more patients a chance to gain access to the hospital from primary care.

Speaking in the Chamber, Margot James, MP for Stourbridge, has voiced her support for airstrikes against ISIS in Iraq.

Proud of Stourbridge

Margot James, MP for Stourbridge, has congratulated Marie Brenham for winning a Point of Light Award.

The Football Foundation has announced that two Stourbridge Football Clubs are to benefit from investment.

Lloyds Bank are giving communities the opportunity to champion local causes and help them win grants. Three local community groups in Stourbridge have been shortlisted, and the winners could win up to £3,000 in funding. The groups are:

Sunflower Children's Centre: A centre which provides occupational therapy for children with sensory or physical disabilities. Vote here

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