Local News

Local MP sees the value postal services can bring to communities

We live in a fast changing world and much of this is being driven by new technology. Increasingly, we are seeing aspects of everyday life moving online. However, if we are not careful some people in our communities could easily be left behind.

 

Jo Churchill MP highlights the attractions of Bury St Edmunds and beyond

With tourism week culminating on Sunday, now is a perfect opportunity to reflect on the attractions our area has to offer and the warm welcome that awaits them.  With centuries of history, stunning countryside and its annual festivals, Bury St Edmunds and beyond is a must.

 

Jo Churchill MP has a Treatt for Treasury Minister

I had an enjoyable afternoon visiting Treatt in Bury St Edmunds with Liz Truss, Chief Secretary to the Treasury. There is nothing better than highlighting the fantastic businesses in my constituency to colleagues in Government!

 

Rural convenience stores are an indispensable hub

The 2019 Rural Shop Report reveals that rural convenience stores provide flexible jobs for almost 140,000 people, have invested over £271m in improving their businesses, and are providing a wider range of services despite being hampered by slower than average broadband speeds and unreliable mobil

Bury St Edmunds MP hosts Brexit Business Roundtable

I was delighted to host a Brexit Business Roundtable in Bury St Edmunds, the aim of which was to allow business leaders the opportunity to raise questions with Chris Heaton-Harris MP, Parliamentary Under Secretary of State at the Department for Exiting the European Union.