Local News

Environment Secretary praises Brandon Wood

Rugby MP Mark Pawsey has questioned the Environment Secretary Caroline Spelman on the government’s plans for more community-run woodlands and forests. 

Home Secretary congratulates police specials in Rugby

Taking part in the Police specials campaign to target the sale of alcohol to young people, Rugby MP Mark Pawsey recently accompanied officers to local off licenses and supermarkets, handing out stickers and ultra violet pens to encourage premises to mark their alcohol. 

Rugby MP debates electoral reform

On Thursday 28th April local MP Mark Pawsey spoke at a debate held at St Andrew’s Church, Rugby to consider the referendum on the Alternative Vote due to take place this coming Thursday 5th May. 

Mark Pawsey MP to become teacher for a day

Mark Pawsey MP taught a Business Studies lesson to Year 10 pupils at Avon Valley School in Rugby on Friday 11th March.  He joined leading figures from the worlds of business, politics, media and entertainment to swap the House of Commons for the Common Room by becoming teachers for the day, as part of independent charity Teach First’s annual Teach First Week. 

Mark Pawsey MP supports No Smoking Day in Rugby

Member of Parliament Mark Pawsey is lending his support to this year’s No Smoking Day on 9th March. No Smoking Day is in its 28th year and is supported by an alliance of the UK’s health promotion agencies and major health charities.