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English Tourism Week

For English Tourism Week Michael was delighted to visit two different tourist attractions in Mid Dorset and North Poole.  

Now in its eighth year, English Tourism Week raises the profile and showcases the benefits of the tourism industry to local communities and the economy.

Michael calls for mobile Roaming to end "Not-Spots"

Michael was pleased to be a co-signatory to a letter to the Secretary of State, for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport, Jeremy Wright MP, to ask the Government to make a requirement that network operators enable roaming between providers to improve mobile coverage in rural areas.

World Book Day

Michael was delighted to support world book day this week. The theme this year was "Share a story" and children in schools were all given a book token towards the purchase of a book.

Supporting Finn's Law

Many people have written to Michael asking him to support Finn's Law.

From the Finn's law website:

Michael meets Housing Minister

Michael was pleased to have met the Housing Minister Kit Malthouse recently, and discussed the importance of unlocking brownfield sites, including the old power station here in Poole.

 

Michael supports Broadstone Pantomime

Michael was delighted to be invited to the pantomime in Broadstone for its 40th anniversary production on the Wizard of Oz. Michael and his daughter had a thoroughly enjoyable afternoon and Michael was impressed by the professionalism of the performance.

 

Michael attends debate about tax for families

Michael was pleased to be able to contribute to a debate the tax rate for families. MPs are calling on the Chancellor to review the marginal tax rate for families. Michael was also highlighting the manifesto for families which is supported by many Conservative MPs.