COVID-19 Update

As the coronavirus situation continues to develop, I would strongly urge all constituents to follow Government guidance and pay attention to the Prime Minister’s daily press conferences.

Zooming Through Business

We’re now a full two months into lockdown. Bank Holidays have come and gone with barely any notice as days began to blur into each other.

Help for the Smallest of Brentwood's Businesses

Small businesses in Brentwood who are operating from commercial (not domestic) properties who have suffered a loss of income due to Covid-19 can apply now for the new Discretionary Business Grant Scheme.

Next Steps to Open Schools

Yesterday, the Prime Minister outlined the next steps of the Government’s plan to safely reopen our schools and our economy.

Schools Prepare for Pupils' Return

As a parent of two young children I am fully aware of the challenges of combining childcare, home-schooling and working from home.

St Paul's Cathedral launches Online Book of Remembrance

St Paul’s Cathedral has created an online book of remembrance for all those who have been living in the UK who have died as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. People of all faiths, beliefs or none are invited to contribute to Remember Me.   

Essex County Council to Reopen Country Parks This Week

Some of the facilities most missed during the current lockdown limitations have been the wide open Spaces of Essex County Council's country parks especially, for us here in the Brentwood and Ongar constituency, Thorndon North, Thorndon South and South Weald.