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30 hours free childcare

Parents wanting to take up a 30 hours place for their child in the January term should apply now and ideally by 30 November to ensure they receive their eligibility code in good time for next term.

MP leads debate on International Men’s Day

Jeremy Lefroy, Member of Parliament for Stafford, today led the House of Commons debate on International Men’s Day which took place in Westminster Hall. MPs from across the political spectrum spoke in the debate, showing the cross-party nature of these issues.

UK set to benefit from Airbus Türksat 5A and 5B satellites contract

Jeremy has welcomed news on new contract signed by Türksat with Airbus Defence and Space for two new generation communications satellites.

The satellites will be built by Airbus in their UK and French facilities, helping to secure high-value jobs in the economies of both countries.

Smart Meters - looking to the future

Energy ‘smart meters’ connect to a consumer’s electricity and gas supply and allow them to see and adjust in real-time what energy they are using. By 2020, the Government wants every home in Great Britain to have a new ‘smart meter’.

Climate Risk Insurance for Smallholder Farmers

As the Chair of the All Party Parliamentary Group on Agriculture and Food for Development I have a particular interest in the impacts of climate change on the agriculture industry around the world.

UK Airspace Policy - The Government's Consultation Response

As anyone living in Staffordshire can attest to, the county sits underneath one of the busiest air routes in the world. As we look to the future air travel is only going to increase and so we must be sensible in how we approach UK airspace policy.