My Plan

Supporting a Strong Local Economy 

Enhancing Skills, Education and Opportunities

Championing Local Healthcare 

  • Successfully lobbied for £14.5m of funding for a Community Diagnostic Centre at Hinckley Hospital, bringing capacity for 125,000 tests, scans and checks to our area
  • £450 million for Leicester Royal Infirmary
  • £3 million for George Eliot Hospital
  • Campaigned for and welcomed the return of an X-Ray unit in Hinckley
  • Supporting a £7 million Day Case Unit for Hinckley Hospital
  • Raised local and national health issues each week by being a member of the Health and Social Care Select Committee
  • £3.47m to increase capacity in post-discharge care for our county
  • £795,000 to improve mental health support across Leicestershire and Rutland
  • Met frequently with local NHS leaders to discuss challenges in our area and plans to tackle the backlog

Progressing Rural and Environmental Issues 

Improving Transport and Infrastructure  

Working for Our Community