Local News

Get involved: Push on Wellbeing Scheme

Dame Caroline Spelman is urging local residents to take advantage of a new, local cost, fitness programme, supported by Solihull Council and Public Health Solihull.

'Exporting is Great' says local MP

Business urged to sign up to great.gov.uk: the government’s new online hub for those looking to expand into new export markets.

MP petitions Boundary Commission over ‘ill-conceived’ changes

Dame Caroline Spelman presented evidence at the Boundary Commission public hearing in Birmingham on Friday; having recently launched a petition in the community, calling on the Boundary Commission to reconsider proposals to dissolve the current Meriden constituency; separating historic communities into three new parliamentary constituencies.

RBL Poppy Appeal supported by Meriden’s voice in Parliament

In the week that the Royal British Legion launched its annual Poppy Appeal in Solihull Borough, Meriden MP, Dame Caroline Spelman, expressed her support for the campaign which raises money to support UK Armed Service veterans and their families.

MP endorses Council’s ‘Campaign for Safer Nights’

Dame Caroline Spelman has welcomed Solihull Council’s ‘Campaign for Safer Nights’ in advance of Halloween and Bonfire Night. The campaign, which aims to lower antisocial behaviour and tackle the illegal sale of fireworks, is being coordinated between the 17th October and 24th November.

Dame Caroline Spelman supports Macmillan’s coffee morning

Dame Caroline Spelman MP showed her support for Macmillan and helped to raise awareness of the issues faced by people affected by cancer on Wednesday 12th October by attending a World’s Biggest Coffee Morning event in Parliament.