Fortnightly Report from Vicky Ford MP

The past few weeks have been a rollercoaster in politics. The Prime Minister has announced that she intends to stand down. The contest for the new leader officially starts on Monday 10th June but as I write this 11 candidates have already put their names forward and begun their campaigns.

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.

Vicky Ford's speeches in Parliament

Vicky has a reputation for being one of the most active Members of Parliament.  During her first two years in Parliament Vicky has spoken in more debates in Westminster than almost any other MP.   She regularly raises issues on behalf of Chelmsford and for individual Chelmsford constituents and o

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