Campaigning for Better Healthcare

As a Consultant Paediatrician in the NHS, I am passionate that our health services and social care deliver for our local community. 

News

Lincolnshire Prioritised as Rural Area for New NHS Dental Recovery Plan

Having raised provision for NHS dental services in Lincolnshire in Parliament and directly in meetings with Ministers, I welcome the Government’s new NHS Dental Recovery Plan, delivering 2.5 million additional NHS dental appointments over the next year to help people get the care they need.

Funding for Local Sports Facilities Infrastructure

Great news that local sports facilities are receiving funding through the Multi-Sport Grassroots Facilities Programme. Those who have applied and are receiving funding for new goalposts include:

- Metheringham F.C

 - Witham United Football Club

 - Barrowby Junior F.C.

Cracking Down on Teen Vaping: Parliamentary Campaign Success

Having led the campaign to crack down on youth vaping, I was delighted to sit down with the Prime Minister last week to discuss the Government's announcement today that we will take decisive action to protect children's health and the environment by:

Discussing Teen Vaping at Health and Social Care Committee

The Health and Social Care Committee have held a topical session about youth vaping. Witnesses giving evidence in Parliament included Laranya Caslin, Headteacher of St George’s Academy in Sleaford, the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health and representatives from the industry.