In Parliament

Margot James welcomes the increase in number of disabled people in work and highlights the Government’s Disability Confident campaign and the changing the whole ethos—seeing what people with disabilities can do.

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.

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

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:

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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’.