News

Caroline welcomes drop in local crime

Local MP Caroline Spelman has welcomed news that crime has fallen once again over the last twelve months. Latest figures from the independent Office for National Statistics show that since 2010 recorded crime across the West Midlands has fallen by 17 per cent.

Good News for Ring and Ride Users

Caroline Spelman, MP for the Meriden Constituency has welcomed the news that the popular Ring and Ride bus service will continue to operate until 11pm Monday to Saturday despite earlier fears it would stop at 8pm.

Top Visitors for the Airport

Prime Minister David Cameron and local MP Caroline Spelman visited Birmingham Airport to see for themselves how it is helping to regenerate the local and regional economy.

Caroline welcomes increase in personal allowance

Local MP Caroline Spelman has welcomed a new tax cut for hardworking people in her Meriden constituency. Her comments come as the income tax-free personal allowance is set to increase to £10,000 this month, with typical basic rate taxpayers set to gain £705 from the increases announced so far by the UK Government.

Caroline visits Balsall Common Primary School

Balsall Common Primary School went all political this week when they had a visit from the Rt Honourable Caroline Spelman MP. This was part of their School Government topic, last year they were lucky enough to visit The Houses of Parliament, now they are looking at local Government and this is the first step.