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Town employment boost welcomed by Lucy

 Lucy Allan has welcomed new figures showing that 989 fewer people are relying on Jobseeker’s Allowance in Telford compared to this time last year, with the number of people in work in the West Midlands up by 95,000 since 2010. 

Minister confirms Telford Direct Rail Link

Stephen Hammond, Rail Minister came to Telford today to announce the Direct Rail Link to London. Lucy introduced the Minister to business leaders, who have long campaigned on this issue.

New meat factory opens in Telford

Lucy Allan joined Environment Secretary Owen Paterson at the opening of a new meat processing plant in Telford, providing more than 100 jobs.

Parking charges campaign hits 1500 signatures

A petition to scrap parking charges at Telford’s Princess Royal Hospital has been received over 1500 signatures after a community campaigner wrote to households in Telford seeking support.