A week in the life of Vicky Ford MP

Monday 13 May  Week starts in Ireland where I am representing the UK at the British Irish Parliamentary Assembly.  This brings together elected members from the Welsh, Scottish and Northern Irish devolved governments as well as UK and Irish MPs.  We spend the morning discussing climate change and

Success as Glucose Monitors available in Mid Essex

Over the past two years I have been contacted by a number of Chelmsford constituents with diabetes wanting to be able to use state of the art continuous glucose monitors “FreeStyle Libre Monitors”. I have been supporting this campaign.

A week in the life of Vicky Ford MP

Easter weekend was beautiful.  I enjoyed the Good Friday service in the High Street, watching Essex playing Cricket with my family and knocking on doors all across Chelmsford.

April Village Voice for Chelmsford

A friend recently challenged me to write an A-Z of great things that I’ve seen in Chelmsford this year.  There is a huge amount to choose from but here is my first attempt.  I wonder what others readers might like to add to the list?

Fortnightly Report from Vicky Ford MP

Thousands of workers will receive good news in in their pay slip this month. The National Living Wage has gone up by almost 5% to £8.21 per hour. This is the highest rate since it was first introduced.

A week in the life of Vicky Ford MP

Monday 01 April  Start the week with meeting of Great Eastern Main Line task force.  Good news! The 15-minute Delay Repay compensation scheme is now in place and we are told that Network Rail has nearly finished the overhead line replacement project between Chelmsford and London.

Update on Brexit - 4 April 2019

I thought it might be helpful to write another update on Brexit following numerous votes this week.  Thank you for the many emails that I have received, I do appreciate all your comments.  I know that there are differing views amongst Chelmsford residents on the way forward.