Ashfield: MP vows to ensure new investment reaches all areas

I spent the whole of last week working in the constituency, as it was Parliamentary recess, and it was great to catch up with local people, writes Lee Anderson.

The most enjoyable part of being an MP is meeting and helping the people of Ashfield and Eastwood.

'Helen's Law' bill debate

Helen McCourt was murdered in 1988 and her body was never recovered. The murderer refuses to say where the body is and was released on parole last week. Helen's mum Marie was in the public gallery this week to watch the Prisoners (Disclosure of Information About Victims) Bill being debated.

New housing scheme is great news for first-time buyers

Last week, the Government announced that a new generation of homeowners will be able to get on the housing ladder due to a new scheme that will see the cost of some new homes cut by 30 per cent, writes Lee Anderson MP.

This is great news for first-time buyers in Ashfield.