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Tom Pursglove MP
Member of Parliament for Corby & East Northamptonshire - for queries/casework matters, please email pursglovet@parliament.uk rather than here. Listening to You!
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Tom Pursglove MP 3h
Prader-Willi Syndrome (PWS) is a complex genetic disorder, affecting around 1500-2000 people in the UK, some of whom live in . I had a meeting last week to learn more about the complexity of PWS and the measures already in place to care for those living with it.
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Tom Pursglove MP 7h
I met with my fellow MPs & to discuss the progress towards the new unitary council for North Northants. A productive meeting & I will work with everyone concerned to make this transition as smooth as possible, with quality services at its heart.
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Tom Pursglove MP Dec 8
In England, over 80,000 people sadly have a stroke each year. I asked what plans has to drive down that figure. He said they're working with to develop a new national plan for strokes to improve care and, critically, promote prevention.
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Tom Pursglove MP Dec 7
Want to see more of what I've been up to over the past two weeks? Take a look at my latest Westminster Report, here:
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Tom Pursglove MP Dec 7
Replying to @VotePursglove
An interesting & informative meeting - very welcome the industry recognises the problem, and wants to help find the solution!
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Tom Pursglove MP Dec 7
I held a meeting including & , both firms that manufacture plastic & recyclable packaging, with , to discuss bottle recycling.
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Tom Pursglove MP Dec 7
Here is my November Round Up!
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Tom Pursglove MP Dec 6
Replying to @VotePursglove
He agreed with me, saying that he remains convinced that the Armed Forces continue to be an attractive option for young people. He explained there are very few professions that someone can join with limited qualifications and leave with a level 6, degree-level apprenticeship.
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Tom Pursglove MP Dec 6
It is important to highlight the great career opportunities that the Armed Forces provide, so I asked if he agreed with me that young people need a mixture of routes through which to succeed, not just traditional academic routes.
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Tom Pursglove MP Dec 6
During Defence Questions last Monday, I asked what steps is taking to encourage people to join the Armed Forces. assured me they continue to maintain the overall size of the Armed Forces, keeping the country and its interests safe.
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Tom Pursglove MP Dec 5
Check out this week's Community Notices here:
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Home Office Dec 3
We’ve launched up to £9 million of grant funding for voluntary organisations to help EU citizens needing additional support when applying for the EU Settlement Scheme. Find out more:
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Philip Hammond Dec 1
NEW: For the eighth consecutive year the government is donating the VAT on all sales of this year’s single to children’s hospices, and . Every single you buy will help fund their crucial work.
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Ryder Cup USA Dec 1
You will be missed President George Herbert Walker Bush.
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Lewis Feilder Dec 1
This what "gentler, kinder politics" really looked like. Rest in peace, Mr President.
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Sajid Javid Dec 1
God bless President George HW Bush. RIP
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Tom Pursglove MP Nov 30
Absolute pleasure! The young people were a real credit to your school!
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Tom Pursglove MP Nov 30
Replying to @DanHoughton865
I've only ever asked locally orientated PMQs to promote - and have only been called/drawn to ask one 4 times in 3.5 years, despite putting in every week. Better keep that imagination of yours running, Dan!
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St Patrick's School Nov 30
Today we welcomed our local MP to our school. The children were interested to learn about his life as an MP and asked many probing questions. Thank you to Tom for his visit as part of our work on
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