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Telford Journal Column

After more than 4 years of uncertainty, clinicians have unveiled their plans for the future of hospital services in Shropshire.  The Government has announced that £312m will be made available to fund these plans.

Lucy Allan welcomes Home Secretary’s commitment to review Tier 2 visas

Telford’s MP has welcomed the news announced over the weekend by the new Home Secretary, Sajid Javid MP that he will review Tier 2 visas.

Tier 2 visas are the main immigration route for non-EEA workers who want to come to the UK. They are currently capped at 20,700 places per year.

Lucy Allan questions Education Minister on Children's Mental Health

Yesterday during Education Questions in Parliament, Telford's MP, Lucy Allan asked the Children's Minister whether he agreed that the Government needs to bring forward measures so that looked-after children are given priority access to mental health services.