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Bury St Edmunds Business Festival

A champion for the Bury St Edmunds business community, I am always struck by the enterprise spirit, strength of leadership and ‘can do’ attitude which epitomises each and every team I meet. A secret no more; these key ingredients are what drive our businesses to succeed!

MP seeks to repeat Suffolk's success in the Parliamentary Pub Chef Awards

I am thrilled to be inviting nominations from the constituency for the Parliamentary Pub Chef Awards. This is an annual competition which nominates chefs from constituencies up and down the country. The award recognises the important contribution of pub chefs to local communities.

Shining a light: rural sparsity in plain sight

Whilst providing accessible and good quality services to rural communities is more of a challenge than for metropolitan areas; you may look around our market towns and scenic villages and wonder why I should mention rural sparsity.

Jo Churchill MP statement on public sector pay

"Since the election and the subsequent Queen’s Speech debate last week, the current freeze on public sector pay has now come to the fore. The cap, which has been in place since 2010, was introduced to help ensure as a country, we lived within our means to reduce the nation’s overall deficit.