Visit to BAE Systems in Chelmsford

Scientists at Britain's top defence and security company gave Chelmsford's new MP Vicky Ford a tour of their operations this week.  The Applied Intelligence and Maritime division of BAE Systems  includes many of the company's engineers and research scientists.  Their Essex operations are based in

Meeting Chelmsford Fire Fighters

Firefighters from Chelmsford joined colleagues from all across Essex in a mass display of the County's fire and rescue capabilities this week.

Joining The Rail Task Force

I am delighted to be joining the Great Eastern Mainline Taskforce.  It is important to work with colleagues up and down the railway line use one collective voice to call for strategic investment in our rail line.

Transport Investment Plan

The congestion on roads is often raised with me by Chelmsford residents, so I welcome the government’s latest step to invest in the road network in England. 

My First Week

It is a huge honour to be elected as the Member of Parliament for Chelmsford and my first week has been very busy.  

Vicky Ford Maiden Speech

Last night I made my Maiden Speech in the UK House of Commons during the debate on the Queen's Speech in the first day of the new Parliament focusing on investing in innovation and infrastructure to build the strong economy we need to support our public services.

Back on the Campaign Trail

After a very sombre few days the national campaigns restarted today.  In Chelmsford we have been knocking on doors morning afternoon and evening.