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Campaigning suspended
My thoughts and prayers are with the people of Manchester in the wake of Monday night's horrific terrorist attack and in particular with the family and friends of those who were killed or injured. As a father of three boys,..  .........  Read whole story

Funding care for the elderly while making sure people who have worked hard can pass something on to their kids or grandchildren
Over the last few days lots of people have contacted me with concerns about proposals in the Conservative Party manifesto about how to fund care for the elderly in the future. Although these proposals are an improvement on the status quo - under which you might only be able to pass on £23,000 of..  .........  Read whole story

My Five Point Plan for Croydon
As part of my re-election campaign I am launching my five point plan for Croydon. To see it as a short video please click here . Or to see it as a web page please click here .  .........  Read whole story

Can you help with my campaign?
Croydon Central is one of the most marginal seats in the country - I won by just 165 votes two years ago. If you want me to continue as your local MP and you want Theresa May not Jeremy Corbyn as our Prime Minister for the next five years,..  .........  Read whole story

What does a good MP look like?
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Why do we need this election?
We need an election to strengthen the Prime Minister’s hand in the crucial negotiations with the EU that are about to get underway. At the moment, the Government only has a very small majority in Parliament...  .........  Read whole story

What kind of Brexit deal do you want for Croydon?
We’ve decided we’re leaving the EU; what’s at stake at this election is what kind of Brexit deal we’re going to get. Every vote for Theresa May will strengthen her position in Parliament and therefore in the Brexit negotiations,..  .........  Read whole story

Important U-turn from Croydon Council
On Tuesday night, I attended the AGM of the Monks Orchard Residents Association. The main topic of discussion was our Labour Council’s planning policy – there’s a lot of anger about their proposals to build on Metropolitan Open Land around Shirley Oaks and create intensification zones around Shirley..  .........  Read whole story

The choice on the 8th June
Today, Theresa May announced that a General Election will be held on 8th June. The choice is clear - a strong and stable Conservative government led by her or a weak and unstable coalition government led by Jeremy Corbyn...  .........  Read whole story

Reflections on yesterday's attack
Yesterday’s attack was an attack on London, this incredible melting pot I’ve had the privilege to live in all my life. Home to millions of people drawn here not just from all parts of our United Kingdom but from every corner of the world and visited daily by many more...  .........  Read whole story

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