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82 Local Businesses Benefit From 'Eat Out To Help Out' Scheme

60,000 meals were claimed in The Wrekin constituency under the Government’s Eat Out to Help Out scheme.

100 million meals were claimed across the UK, and almost 85,000 establishments signed up to the scheme - including 82 in The Wrekin.

Mark Welcomes Almost £60m Support for Small Business in The Wrekin

In response to the Covid-19 outbreak, the Government has provided an unprecedented package of support to self-employed workers and small businesses. Across The Wrekin...

- Self-employed people have accessed £8.1m worth of grants to cover lost earnings.

Mark Backs Campaign to Support Local Non-League Football Clubs

Wrekin MP, Mark Pritchard, is supporting a new campaign to allow fans of non-league football clubs to attend matches.

Mr Pritchard has added his name to a letter to the Minister for Sport, Nigel Huddlestone MP, in support of the #LetFansIn campaign.

75th Anniversary of VJ Day

Today marks the 75th anniversary of Victory over Japan Day.

In his letter to veterans of the Far East Campaign today, Prime Minister Boris Johnson writes: ‘You fought for freedom, brought the Second World War to its end, and restored peace and prosperity to the world.

Results Day 2020 - Congratulations to Students and Teachers!

Congratulations to all students receiving results today – you should feel proud of everything you’ve achieved in these difficult circumstances.

Thank you to all the teachers and staff who have supported their students.

Wrekin MP Welcomes £788,295 Grant for Newport and Shifnal Schools

Mark has welcomed the announcement that two schools in Newport and Shifnal will benefit from a £560 million government scheme to refurbish school facilities. 

Newport Girls' High School Academy and Idsall School in Shifnal will share a total grant of £788,295.