In Parliament

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

Speech Margot would have given had she been called upon by the Speaker.

Margot James asks the Business Secretary about new tougher measures to enforce the minimum wage.

Proud of Stourbridge

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

Margot James, MP for Stourbridge, has congratulated local football club Pure Sport Foundation FC on securing a grant from the Football Foundation.

The award, which will constitute a £6000 grant for the club, will enable the organisation to create new teams.

The money was granted through the Football Foundation’s ‘Grow the Game’ scheme, which invests in the development of local teams and aims to increase participation by both players and volunteers.

Margot James, MP for Stourbridge, has congratulated local cycling group, Stourbug, for successfully campaigning for new cycle storage at Stourbridge Junction Station.

18th May 2012

The programme will encourage students to undertake exercise out of school hours and stay healthy.

‘I was delighted to hear about the grant. This is just the latest example of Stourbridge schools being proactive and innovative in order to provide good educational facilities for their students’.