Today, Telford MP Lucy Allan chaired a Social Mobility roundtable on ‘Making the Most of Your Grades’. The event focused on the "progress gap" where despite obtaining the same grades, young people from the least advantaged backgrounds, make the least progress in taking their next steps.
The Syrian civil war has been a brutal conflict costing hundreds of thousands of lives and displacing millions of people. Some believe the world has stood by and that the plight of the Syrian people has been ignored, others fear that any action would risk being drawn into wider conflict.
The MP for Telford, Lucy Allan, has welcomed news, today, that Shropshire Council will be cooperating with Telford and Wrekin Council as part of its forthcoming inquiry into child sexual exploitation (CSE).