Local News

Conference update

Whilst at the Conservative Party conference Michael met a range of charities, businesses and individuals to discuss a range of subjects.

Michael helping local wildlife

Michael visited Canford Heath along with Sean Gabriel where he got involved in a pond digging project with Poole Heath Wardens and volunteers to improve the water access for wildlife.

Michael opens Friends of Wareham Hospital fete

Michael was delighted to open the Friends of Wareham hospital fete on Saturday. It was a very enjoyable afternoon, where Michael spent time with the Zephyrae Ensemble, a wonderful group with enormous talent in woodwind.

Michael meets military veteran

Michael was delighted to meet Alan White, a local ex- Royal Marine. Alan has been selected  as one of 72 military veterans to represent the UK in October's Invictus Games in Sydney.

Constituency Day

Michael was honoured to have been invited to several events in the constituency recently. He visited Wimborne Methodist Church which was open during Wimborne Folk Festival. Michael met several of the volunteers, and chatted to the minister over a coffee.

June 2018 News

Spring has finally sprung – and we may even be seeing the start of summer! April and May have had some extremes of weather, but I hope you all had the chance to enjoy some sunshine over the early May bank holiday weekend.


Michael visits Montecute's Happy Zone cafe

Michael was pleased to be able to visit Montecute School. He had a tour of the school, and then enjoyed a cake and a coffee at the school's Happy Zone café.

The café is run by students, and raises funds for the school. It is open in term time.

May 2018 News

As I write this month’s column, the clocks have recently changed and spring finally seems to be upon us. I know that my children are enjoying the longer lighter evenings, taking the opportunity to spend more time on the trampoline in the garden.