News

MP speaks up for Religious Freedom in the House of Commons

Stafford MP, Jeremy Lefroy has urged Foreign Office and DFID ministers to raise the issue of religious freedom at every possible opportunity, particularly in countries where people are persecuted for their faith—or lack of it.

NHS / Social Care

When visiting County Hospital’s A&E on Christmas Day and Royal Stoke’s A&E on New Year’s Day, I saw both the pressure which staff were under and the calm and professional way in which they were caring for patients. On behalf of all my constituents who needed their care, I am grateful.

MP welcomes LIBOR funding for Armed Forces and Emergency Services charities

Stafford MP Jeremy Lefroy has welcomed the Government’s commitment of the final £36 million of funding from LIBOR fines to support Armed Forces and Emergency Services charities. This finalises the LIBOR Charity Funding scheme and takes the total committed since 2012 to £773 million.

GE Jobs / EU Exit

After a good year in which unemployment in Stafford fell to record lows, the news of job losses at General Electric in Stafford and Rugby in the coming months is a blow; and my thoughts are with those affected.

Statement on GE jobs announcement

Stafford’s MP, Jeremy Lefroy has reacted to today’s news that General Electric have announced to staff in their Power division plans for a consultation period on proposals for an organisational restructure.