Local News

Jo Visits Muntons with Trade Secretary Liz Truss

Last Friday I visited the Muntons site in Stowmarket with Trade Secretary Liz Truss MP to discuss the opportunities for businesses such as Muntons from future trade deals as we leave the EU.  

Jo Churchill supports Shop Local week

This week is Shop local week and I urge constituents to visit some of our fantastic local businesses throughout the constituency, whether on our high streets in Bury St Edmunds, Stowmarket or Needham Market or some of our hidden gems dotted around our beautiful villages. 

Jo Churchill MP visits Wattisham Flying Station

On Tuesday 28th July Jo Churchill paid a special visit to the British Army Attack Aviation base at Wattisham Flying Station to gain an insight to military life in Suffolk.

A bright future for education in the constituency

Over the past few weeks I have visited local schools across the constituency to discuss the reopening of schools and the plans for the new school year in September with both staff and students.

Theatre fundraising

The Theatre Royal in Bury, the last working Regency playhouse in the country, has launched a re-opening appeal with the target of raising £50,000.

Jo welcomes the reopening of our high streets

The work of Our Bury St Edmunds & Stowmarket Town council has ensured that customers can shop confidently and safely, with measures in place to ensure social distancing measures can be followed.

Bury St Edmunds MP backs local beet growers

It was great to meet with individuals from the beet industry in Parliament and to talk about its importance to our area.


During the event, I raised the importance of improving the A14 in Suffolk to reduce delays and am pleased British Sugar are supporting the campaign.