Supporting local communities and businesses

We are lucky to live in one of the most beautiful places in Britain and we need to work together to keep our towns and villages vibrant. I work closely with Parish Councils and community groups throughout the constituency to ensure that our towns and villages are great places to live, work and visit. 

News

Greg thanks frontline workers

Greg met with frontline workers from a range of sectors and organisations including the NHS, care homes, waste collection, Sainsbury's and many local charities today, to thank them for their heroic efforts to deliver services and keep people safe during the Covid-19 pandemic.

Greg visits local Open Studio

Greg enjoyed meeting local artists – Anne Wagstaff, Wendy Rainthorpe and Linda Palmer – at Dodhurst Farmshouse Studio which is taking part in the 2021 South East Open Studios.

Greg commented:

Greg sets out views on draft local plan

Greg submitted his views on the Tunbridge Wells Borough Council's draft Local Plan today.

Greg highlights 7 key issues that he believes need to be addressed if the Local Plan is to be adopted:

Cooperation on the council is key to our recovery

Greg has used his column in the Times of Tunbridge Wells to urge councillors to prioritise the recovery of the borough from Covid-19 over political expediency after the recent local elections resulted in Tunbridge Wells Borough Council coming under No Overall Control - with the Conservatives hold

Greg opens new advice centre in Paddock Wood

Greg was given the honour of officially opening the new offices of the Paddock Wood Community Advice Centre today in a ceremony attended by trustees, staff and volunteers of the community service.