Theo visited local businesses across Stafford today, including Addmaster at the Stafford Technology Park and the Staffordshire Chamber of Commerce, to learn more about the issues facing Stafford's businesses today.
Theo met with the Special Advisor to the Secretary of State for Transport, The Rt Hon Grant Shapps MP, to discuss HS2 and its impact on Stafford on 28th August 2019. Theo raised concerns about the increasing costs of the project and asked for more detail about the proposed review.
Theo supported the 2019 LEAF (Linking Environment And Farming) Open Farm Sunday. This year over a quarter of a million people visited farms from Jersey to the Shetlands to learn more about farming, what's produced on farms, the challenges facing farms and how farming enhances our countryside.
As the UK redefines its role in the world, we have the opportunity to forge a more globally-oriented Britain and Africa is key to this. By 2050, a quarter of the world’s population and future consumers will live in Africa.
With increased threats from Russia and cyber terrorism, ongoing conflicts on Europe’s periphery, and mounting tensions between founding members of the alliance, this is a crucial moment for an organisation that has protected us for over 50 years.