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Rachel questions Acute Trust boss over trauma service changes

“It makes sense to everyone that the Alex should be better utilised.”

Rachel welcomes ‘Harper’s Law’

“Those who put their lives on the line to protect us should receive the full protection of the law and criminal justice system.”

Rachel backs new law to end child marriage

Rachel is backing a new law to make child marriage in England and Wales illegal. The new law, proposed by Pauline Latham MP in her Private Member’s Bill, will raise the minimum age of marriage from 16 to 18. The Government is now backing the Bill and last Friday...

Rachel to health bosses: “No more dither and delay. Get the business case submitted for the multi-million pound investment in the Alex”

Writing in this week's Redditch Standard (November 19th), Rachel said: “I know the news of the changes to the delivery of trauma services at the Alexandra Hospital will once again raise questions about the future of the Alex.“I will be meeting with the Minister of...

Redditch unemployment rate continues to fall

Responding to the publication of October’s unemployment data, Rachel said: “The claimant count data published today is extremely encouraging as it shows the unemployment rate in Redditch has fallen for the eighth month in a row.“It’s reassuring that the end of the...

Trauma Service Changes: My letter to the Chief Executive of the NHS Trust

After hearing the news that the delivery of trauma care services is set to change locally, I wrote to the Chief Executive of Worcestershire Acute Hospitals NHS Trust, Matthew Hopkins, to raise questions on how these changes will be implemented and their impact on...

Statement on standards in public life

“Last week’s vote was a mistake and I personally regret the situation we find ourselves in.”

Rachel urges residents to register their defibrillators on new database to help save lives

“It’s absolutely vital that all defibrillators in Redditch are registered with The Circuit.”

Campaign success! Menopause treatment to be more affordable and accessible

Writing in this week's Redditch Standard (November 5th), Rachel said: “Before 2018, just one year into my first year as your MP, the menopause had never been the subject of a debate in the House of Commons – and it was me who changed all of that. “When I was first...

Momentum behind Rachel’s Garden Suite campaign continues to grow

“There’s still time to make your voice heard, so please do sign my petition if you haven’t already done so.”