We did it - all 42 miles!

Last weekend, my wife Nikki, son Charlie and I joined ten others on the Lyke Wake Walk to raise money and awareness for Sands, the Stillbirth and Neonatal Death charity.

From Holy Island to Rome…..

Today I caught up with Farndale constituent Stuart Nelson at Castle Howard where he took a break from his 1850 mile journey from Holy Island to Rome in aid of Yorkshire Air Ambulance.

Eye health care needs to become a priority

I was delighted to attend an APPG parliamentary reception on Eye Health and Visual Impairment to hear more about its report following an inquiry into health services for eye care.

My tribute to Barry Dodd CBE

I am deeply saddened to hear about the loss of Barry Dodd in a helicopter accident and my thoughts and deepest condolences go to his wife, Frances, and his family. It is a terrible shock for everyone who knew and admired him.

Eat, drink and be merry in Malton

What a fantastic day it was today in Malton for the town’s 10th food festival. The sun shone on our picturesque market town, packed with local people, visitors and food lovers from far afield.