Westminster News

Lucy Allan attends wear it pink for breast cancer fundraiser

Lucy Allan MP for Telford has dressed in pink to lend her support to Breast Cancer Now’s flagship fundraiser, wear it pink, which will see thousands of people across the UK adding a splash of pink to their outfits on Friday 20 October and raise vital funds for breast cancer research.

Historic day

Today, the Prime Minister has triggered Article 50, beginning the process to leave the European Union.

Last June, the people of Telford spoke and had their voices heard.  This historic day is a significant moment for both Britain and for Telford.

Lucy asks Jeremy Hunt about NHS Leadership

Watch Lucy Allan ask Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt MP about NHS Leadership and ask for a meeting on Future Fit.

 

Lucy's first question to Jeremy Hunt was: What plans he has made to improve the quality of clinical leadership in the NHS?

Lucy welcomes Autumn Statement

Announcements in the statement that Lucy is particularly pleased to see introduced are the increase of the living wage from £7.20 to £7.50 as well as plans to increase the personal tax allowance. This will ensure that hard-working people in Telford will keep more of the money they earn.

Lucy Allan MP calls for fuel duty cut

Telford MP, Lucy Allan has joined with MPs from across Parliament to write to Chancellor of the Exchequer Phillip Hammond calling for a cut to fuel duty in the forthcoming Autumn Statement.

 

Lucy meets with local charity Maninplace

Telford MP Lucy Allan has met with Alan Olver from local charity Maninplace at Parliament to discuss the forthcoming second reading of the Homelessness Reduction Bill