Dame Caroline Spelman MP has issued a call to young people in her Meriden constituency to get involved with the National Citizen's Service - a government scheme which helps 15-17 year olds build skills for work and life whilst taking on new challenges and meeting new friends.
At the request of local residents, I am today launching a petition to call on the West Midlands Police and Crime Commissioner to take urgent action to restore police resources to the rural areas of Solihull Borough in order to put a stop to the recent crime wave we have experienced.
"In the last decade there has been a 43% increase in the number of people detained under the current Mental Health Act – which raises concerns that vulnerable people are being subject to detention, including in police cells, unnecessarily.
Dame Caroline Spelman MP is helping raise awareness of the dangers of counterfeit products in the run up to the Christmas shopping period when high street and digital retailers offer a range of special offers and discounts.
With winter on the way, Dame Caroline Spelman, Member of Parliament for Meriden constituency, has today called on her constituents to ensure that they are taking advantage of free help and support with energy bills.
With families around the country gearing up to enjoy Halloween and Bonfire Night celebrations, various organisations have been offering their advice as to how we can all take steps to ensure that these events can be enjoyed by everyone in a safe and responsible way.