Local News

Minister and local MP visit Teledyne e2v

Today, Teledyne e2v were delighted to welcome Lord Callanan, Minister for Aviation, Vicky Ford, MP for Chelmsford and other leading UK space companies to discuss the UK Space Industry Bill

Chelmsford Rail Summit called by Vicky Ford MP

Today in Parliament, Chelmsford MP Vicky Ford brought together a rail station summit between the Department for Transport, Greater Anglia, Network Rail, Chelmsford City Council and Essex County Council to examine the state of the proposals for a new North East Chelmsford / Beaulieu Park Train Sta

Vicky's Conference Diary

Vicky has been asked to speak at many events at party conference.


Institute for Government - Sunday 1st October

17.45-19.00; Lancaster room at the Midland hotel

Title: Digital Transformation: better, cheaper government – or expensive fiascos?


Good News for Chelmsford's Public Services

The past few weeks have brought good news for Chelmsford public services. NHS leaders have announced that we will keep the 24 hour A&E department at Broomfield Hospital.

Vicky Ford fights to get Chelmsford’s commuters back on track

Official figures obtained by Chelmsford’s MP, Vicky Ford, have today revealed that over two thirds (65%) of recent delays on Chelmsford trains are caused by issues which fall under National Rail’s remit, including signalling issues, infrastructure faults and engineering works.

Visit to Chelmsford Prison

This week I visited Chelmsford Prison and met the prison governor Steve Rodford OBE. The prison is a facility for all of Essex and as the local MP I want to make sure that there is a good dialogue between myself and the staff at the prison. I was very impressed with the hard work they are doing.

My Recess

I am often asked what MPs do when Parliament has its’ summer recess. This is not a time to put my feet up. It is an important chance to catch up with local issues and do some homework before term restarts.