Local News

Visit to Myriad House in Chelmsford to meet CHP Housing Association

Good to meet up with CHP today.  CHP is a locally managed and governed charitable housing association, the largest provider of social housing in the Chelmsford area.  They are building at least 365 new affordable and social homes each year - one for every day of the year!

 

Vicky visits community perinatal mental health service in Chelmsford

Vicky Ford MP visited the community perinatal mental health service run by Essex Partnership University NHS Foundation Trust (EPUT) based at The Linden Centre, Chelmsford, on Tuesday 28 May 2019, to gain an understanding of the Trust’s advanced perinatal services.

Out and About Reporting Back in Chelmsford

It's been great to be out and about in Chelmsford delivering my 'Reporting Back' leaflet. I will be delivering copies all around Chelmsford. If you would like a copy, please see the download link below.

A week in the life of Vicky Ford MP

Monday, 20 May  Week starts at the Department of Education to meet the Schools Minister.  I am leading a delegation of Essex MPs who are concerned.  In the aftermath of the last financial crisis the vast amount of school funding was protected from cuts, but not all.  Now there is going to be a fu

Jobs Minister praises staff at Chelmsford's Job Centre Plus during his visit

Staff and work coaches at Chelmsford Job Centre Plus were praised by a senior government minister during a visit to Chelmsford last week.  The Minister of State for Employment, Alok Sharma MP, had been invited by Chelmsford’s MP, Vicky Ford.  They met with the Job Centre management team, work coa

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

Supporting World Ovarian Day

The charity Ovarian Cancer Action handed out 33,000 white roses with symptoms cards attached on World Ovarian Cancer Day to raise awareness of ovarian cancer and its symptoms, a disease that kills a woman in the UK every two hours.

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”.