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Disability price tag event

Mark Pritchard, MP for The Wrekin, has showed his support for disabled people at a parliamentary event organised by the disability charity, Scope.

The event followed the launch of Scope’s Disability Price Tag Report, which reveals the extra costs faced by disabled people every month.

Mark Pritchard speaks about funding for market towns

The government is making funds available for market towns but Telford & Wrekin Council are failing to make applications or submit sufficiently robust bids to attract these funds. This means town's are losing out on vital funds for innovation and regeneration.

Telford child sexual exploitation inquiry

Wrekin MP, Mark Pritchard and Telford MP, Lucy Allan, met with the Police Minister, Nick Hurd MP, and Victoria Atkins MP, the Minister for Safeguarding, to discuss the "lack of sufficient progress" into the Borough of Telford & Wrekin's independent inquiry into Child Sexual Exploitation.

Mark Pritchard MP process HMRC staff

Wrekin MP, Mark Pritchard, has praised HMRC staff in Shropshire and invited Treasury Minister, Mel Stride MP, to visit HMRC's "centre of excellence" in Telford.

Hospital services in Shropshire

Telford and Wrekin Conservative Group Leader, Councillor Andrew Eade, today called for a Judicial Review over Shropshire's Future Fit decision on the reconfiguration of Shropshire's hospital services.