Local News

Rowcroft Hospice Visit

It was a pleasure to visit Rowcroft Hospice on Monday to meet with their new CEO Mark Hawkins and hear about the excellent care they give.

Shaldon Wildlife Trust Visit

This afternoon I was thrilled to visit Nic Dunn at Shaldon Wildlife Trust, the smallest zoo in the UK.

Visit to HMP Channings Wood

This afternoon I was delighted to visit Governor Terry Witton at HMP Channings Wood within the constituency.  As The Prisons and Courts Bill is currently going through Parliament, I thought this would be an ideal time to look at the challenges facing the management and staff day to day.

Sir John Passmore Edwards - Tourism Week

To celebrate English Tourism Week, and this year’s theme of Literacy Hero’s, Anne Marie visited the Passmore Edwards Centre in Newton Abbot.

Anne Marie Visits Riverview Care Home

This morning (16th March) Anne Marie visited the Riverview Care Home in Teignmouth. Riverview is an adult social care home for people with autism/ASD and challenging behaviour.

Local Government Finance Settlement Debate

On Wednesday (22nd February) the Government brought forward a motion on the final Local Government Finance Settlement. Much has been said about the lack of funding that councils will receive across the county. This is especially true in rural counties such as Devon.