Loughborough MP Nicky Morgan has officially opened a new nursery in Quorn. Lime Tree Day Nursery, which also has nurseries in Loughborough, Sileby and Barrow upon Soar, has recently opened the new addition to the Lime Tree family!
Loughborough MP Nicky Morgan is encouraging carers to claim for Carer’s Credit. This comes as recently released figures show that 95% of eligible carers locally are not claiming what they are entitled to.
Supported the Prime Minister in his announcements about the gender pay gap – This week the Prime Minister announced measures to highlight discrepancies in pay between men and women in the workplace. I was pleased to support these measures as it is so important that we tackle gender inequality wherever we find it. You can read an article I wrote on this here: http://www.huffingtonpost.co.uk/nicky-morgan/gender-pay-gap_b_7799322.h…
Attended the Budget Speech – I was delighted to attend the first Conservative Budget in 19 years. This Budget keeps us moving forward from a low wage, high tax, high welfare economy to a higher wage, lower tax and lower welfare country. I have written an article on how this Budget will affect people locally and this can be found at: http://www.nickymorgan.org/campaigns/what-summer-budget-means-loughboro…
Spoke with the Transport Secretary, the Rail Minister and Network Rail about the recent announcement about electrification of the Midland Mainline – The Government remains committed to improving and electrifying our local line, the Midland Mainline. It is important however that this investment is delivered well and I continue to follow progress carefully.
Attended an AXA Research meeting – I was delighted to meet with a constituent undertaking a Post-Doctoral Fellowship at Loughborough University to hear about the wonderful research they are carrying out on the factors causing malnourishment in children. It was also great to hear about the funding they were receiving from AXA to carry out this research. If you would like to find out more information about the AXA Research Fund, it can be found at: https://www.axa-research.org/
Loughborough MP Nicky Morgan is encouraging people in Loughborough to make checks before they give to charity this Ramadan (18th June to 17th July) to ensure their donations go to legitimate charities.
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