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Telford Journal Column

As a community, the last few weeks have been difficult. We have all been shocked by revelations of the scale of horrific offences of child sexual exploitation (CSE), and by the realisation that we may never fully know the extent of what happened.

Lucy welcomes pay boost for NHS staff

The MP for Telford, Lucy Allan, has welcomed news today that NHS staff are set to receive a minimum 6.5% pay rise over the next three years.

Lucy's CSE article in the New Statesman

Lucy has had an article, entitled 'Telford just shows how far we are from understanding child sexual exploitation', published in this week's New Statesman.

Lucy asks Education Secretary about inquiry into Telford CSE

Today, at Education Oral Questions in the House of Commons, Lucy asked the Education Secretary, Damian Hinds, if he is aware of any national inquiry that will specifically investigate all aspects of current and historic cases of child sexual exploitation (CSE) in Telford.

Lucy appears on the BBC's Sunday Politics (West Midlands)

Today, Lucy appeared on the Sunday Politics: West Midlands to discuss the issue of child sexual exploitation (CSE) in Telford and her efforts to secure an independent inquiry.

You can watch Lucy's interview by clicking 'play' on the above video.

 

Photo - Lucy Allan MP

Lucy's interview with the Telegraph on Telford CSE

Lucy has given a detailed interview and renewed her call for an independent inquiry into child sexual exploitation (CSE) in today's Sunday Telegraph. 

The interview, with the Telegraph's Margarette Driscoll, is available to read online at:

Lucy discusses issue of CSE on today's Daily Politics

Earlier today, Lucy appeared on the BBC's Daily Politics, with presenter Jo Coburn, former Labour MP, Jack Straw, and the former chief prosecutor for north-west England, Nazir Afzal, to discuss the ongoing problem of child sexual exploitation (CSE) in Telford.