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Margot James MP: Conservative - Stourbridge

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King Edward VI College EU Referendum Q&A 

13 May 16

Q and A today at King Edward VI College, Stourbridge featuring Margot and Rt Hon Justine Greening MP.


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Hundreds attend MP’s University Fair 

9 May 16

On Friday 29th April, Margot James, MP for Stourbridge, hosted the latest event in her Aspirations programme.


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MP to host charity fundraiser with International Development Secretary Justine Greening 

5 May 16

Margot James, MP for Stourbridge, will host a charity fundraiser coffee morning next Friday in support of Christian Aid.


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Junior Doctors’ Strike 

26 Apr 16

Statement from Margot James MP and radio interview.


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Clockfields road saga nearing an end after major step forward 

26 Apr 16

A breakthrough resolution in the Clockfields road saga means an agreement to maintain the area’s roads has moved a step closer.


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Margot welcomes falling crime in the West Midlands 

26 Apr 16

Margot James, MP for Stourbridge, has welcomed the news that crime has fallen by 14% in the West Midlands since 2010.


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We need to do more to tackle the incidence and outcomes for people suffering brain cancer 

25 Apr 16

Parliament debated a petition signed by over one hundred thousand people into brain tumours last week.


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MP to host local university fair 

14 Apr 16

Margot James MP is hosting her fourth Universities Outreach Event on Friday 29th April at the Glasshouse College in Stourbridge.


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MP presses Council for more action on Longlands site 

12 Apr 16

Stourbridge MP Margot James has pressed the Council and site owners Birmingham Metropolitan College (BMET) for swifter progress on the future of the Longlands site.


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Standing up to the bullies of the far left 

23 Mar 16

There’s one four letter word I promised myself I’d never use in politics and that is scum.


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Independent research among Black Country businesses finds support for Britain’s membership of the EU 

18 Mar 16

Research carried out by the West Midlands Economic Forum for Margot James, MP for Stourbridge, found that 49% respondents were in favour of Britain remaining a member of a reformed European Union (EU).


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Longer school days will improve education and social mobility 

16 Mar 16

Three years ago I wrote an article for the Daily Telegraph in which I proposed increasing the length of the school day as a means of improving education and social mobility.


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Margot welcomes local student to Westminster for International Women’s Day 

10 Mar 16

As part of International Women’s Day on Tuesday 8th March, Margot James, MP for Stourbridge, welcomed a local female student to Westminster for the day.


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MP urges resolution to long-running road dispute on local estate 

9 Mar 16

Margot James, MP for Stourbridge, is to assist in the on-going dispute surrounding the maintenance of roads on the Clockfields Estate in Brierley Hill, after requests from numerous residents.


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Margot James MP to launch Business EU Survey Results 

9 Mar 16

Stourbridge MP Margot James will launch the results of the Black Country Business Attitudes toward the European Union (EU) on Friday 18th March.


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Why Britain and the EU are stronger together 

20 Feb 16

Britain is part of Europe.


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MP welcomes more help for disabled children 

16 Feb 16

Stourbridge MP Margot James and Newlife Foundation have welcomed the news that Dudley Metropolitan Borough Council have agreed to fund a specialist bed for a local disabled child.


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MP speaks to local churches about refugee crisis 

10 Feb 16

Margot James, MP for Stourbridge, has spoken to members of local churches about the Government’s efforts to support refugees from Syria.


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Stourbridge MP supports new marketplace plans 

10 Feb 16

Stourbridge MP Margot James is supporting a new plan for a weekly Saturday high street marketplace in Stourbridge town centre.


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Margot welcomes Sports Minister to Stourbridge 

25 Jan 16

On Friday 22nd January, Margot welcomed the acting Sports Minister, David Evennett, to Stourbridge for his first official event in the role.


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Black Country Business Attitudes to the EU – Launching the Survey 

22 Jan 16

Today, I am launching the survey of Black Country Business Attitudes towards Britain’s membership of the European Union (EU).


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Margot signs Holocaust Trust’s Book of Commitment 

21 Jan 16

This week, Margot James MP signed the Holocaust Educational Trust’s Book of Commitment, ahead of Holocaust Memorial Day on Wednesday 27th January.


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More progress on Longlands site following MP’s meeting 

12 Jan 16

Stourbridge MP Margot James has hosted a progress meeting to discuss the latest developments on the future of the Longlands site.


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Margot takes part in blindfolded guide dog walk in Stourbridge 

11 Jan 16

On Friday 8th January, Margot James MP took part in a blindfolded dog walk in collaboration with the charity Guide Dogs, to highlight the experiences a partially or fully blind person would have walking around Stourbridge.


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Age Concern Minibus Stolen – help needed 

5 Jan 16

Margot was alarmed to learn that the Stourbridge and Halesowen branch of Age Concern had their minibus stolen just before Christmas.


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Margot attends Legion of Honour presentation 

23 Dec 15

Stourbridge MP, Margot James attended a ceremony on Friday 18th December to witness Dennis Bolter and Jack Hill receive the highest French national award, the Legion D’Honneur.


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A message from Margot – December in Parliament and Stourbridge 

16 Dec 15

Last week was incredibly rewarding for me.


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Festive lights for Oldswinford Cross 

16 Dec 15

Stourbridge MP, Margot James and local resident, Ray Parsons, have led a successful campaign over the last year to encourage the Council to install a set of Christmas lights at Oldswinford Cross.


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Margot judges Well of Life Appeal competition at local school 

14 Dec 15

Margot James, MP for Stourbridge, went to Ridgewood High School on Friday 4th December to judge entries for Mustapha’s Well of Life Appeal.


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Margot announces Christmas card design winner 

9 Dec 15

Margot has announced Sacha Cooper as the winner of her Christmas card design competition at King Edward VI College.


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MP hosts Aspiration Apprenticeship evening for local students 

9 Dec 15

Stourbridge MP, Margot James, has hosted an apprenticeship evening at Stourbridge College as part of her Aspiration Stourbridge programme.


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MP celebrates Small Business Saturday with local business owners 

8 Dec 15

In support of Small Business Saturday, Margot James, MP for Stourbridge, visited local beauty salon Love Beauty in Oldswinford last weekend.


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Stourbridge MP welcomes promised improvements to local train services 

4 Dec 15

Margot James, MP for Stourbridge, has welcomed a new franchise agreement between London Midland and the Department for Transport.


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Times Woman feature 

27 Nov 15

Margot James answer questions for Caitlin Moran for her Times Woman feature today.


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MP welcomes extra funding for Base Studios 

27 Nov 15

Margot James, MP for Stourbridge, met the founder of Base Studios, Warren Evans, to discuss the launch of a new project called The Junction, which will encourage young people to pursue a career in the music industry.


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MP kick-starts Tesco toy campaign 

24 Nov 15

Margot James, MP for Stourbridge, launched a Christmas toy appeal in partnership with Tesco and the Dudley Council for Voluntary Service (DCVS).


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MP to host Stourbridge Apprenticeship Evening 

24 Nov 15

Margot James, MP for Stourbridge, will host an Apprenticeship Evening at Stourbridge College on Thursday 3rd December at 5.30pm.


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MP attends Remembrance Day services 

10 Nov 15

Margot James, MP for Stourbridge, attended annual Remembrance Day services in Lye, Mary Stevens Park and Cradley this Sunday.


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Stourbridge MP Margot James visits the CAB for Big Energy Saving Week 

6 Nov 15

Margot has visited the team at the local the Citizens Advice Bureau (CAB) to discuss their campaign to help people save money on their energy bills.


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MP meets National Citizen Service volunteers 

4 Nov 15

Margot James, MP for Stourbridge, met young volunteers engaged in the National Citizen Service (NCS) programme during a reception held in Parliament.


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Black Country Be Active 

30 Oct 15

Margot James, MP for Stourbridge, visited the Black Country Consortium (BCC) to discuss their ‘Black Country Be Active’ programme aimed to improve sport participation.


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Margot James visits King Edward VI College 

28 Oct 15

Stourbridge MP Margot James visited King Edward VI College to meet Principal Remley Mann and discuss issues facing the college.


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MP says more needs to be done for disabled children 

23 Oct 15

Margot James, MP for Stourbridge, is calling for more to be done to support disabled children locally as families continue to struggle to access the specialist equipment they need.


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Margot James MP encourages Stourbridge residents to have their flu vaccination this winter 

22 Oct 15

Margot James, MP for Stourbridge, attended Westminster Flu Day, a vaccine clinic which is held in Parliament annually to raise awareness of the important of the flu vaccination.


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MP welcomes measures to help recruit more nurses 

16 Oct 15

Margot James, MP for Stourbridge, has welcomed an announcement to lift visa restrictions on the recruitment of nurses over the winter months.


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Margot welcomes Stourbridge pupils to conference 

8 Oct 15

Margot James, MP for Stourbridge, has welcomed pupils from local academy Redhill School to Conservative Party conference.


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MP welcomes British Food Fortnight 

30 Sep 15

Margot James, MP for Stourbridge, has marked British Food Fortnight by visiting local butcher’s Langs of Wollaston.


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Margot welcomes Secretary of State for Education to Stourbridge schools 

24 Sep 15

Margot James, MP for Stourbridge, has welcomed the Rt Hon Nicky Morgan MP, Secretary of State for Education, to two schools in the local area.


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Ham Dingle Primary visit Margot in Parliament 

10 Sep 15

Margot James, MP for Stourbridge, welcomed staff and pupils from Ham Dingle Primary School to Parliament for a tour of the Palace and a visit to Parliament’s new Education Centre.


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Assisted Dying 

8 Sep 15

I have received approximately 130 emails, letters and calls about the Assisted Dying Bill which will be debated in Parliament this Friday.


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MP recognises hard work of local pupils 

24 Aug 15

Margot James, MP for Stourbridge, has praised the hard work of staff and students at local schools on the publication of this year’s GCSE exam results.


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MP congratulates glass heritage group on securing vital grant funding 

17 Aug 15

Margot James, MP for Stourbridge, has congratulated the British Glass Foundation (BGF) on securing a £2.13m grant to help build a new Museum of Glass opposite the Red House Glass Cone.


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MP congratulates local schools on A-Level results success 

13 Aug 15

Margot James, MP for Stourbridge, has congratulated staff and students at local schools on their success in today’s A-Level exam results.


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Margot James campaigns for Leukaemia CARE 

13 Aug 15

Stourbridge MP Margot James has campaigned on behalf of Leukaemia CARE at the Crown Centre.


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Margot James attends gates unveiling and café launch at Mary Stevens Park 

5 Aug 15

Margot James, MP for Stourbridge, has attended the unveiling of the newly restored gates and the launch of a café at Mary Stevens Park.


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MP hails development at the Longlands site 

5 Aug 15

Margot James, MP for Stourbridge, organised a meeting at Stourbridge College to discuss the redevelopment plans for the Longlands site.


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MP hails development at the Longlands site 

5 Aug 15

Margot James, MP for Stourbridge, organised a meeting at Stourbridge College to discuss the redevelopment plans for the Longlands site.


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Margot James to become Ambassador for Mary Stevens Hospice 

4 Aug 15

Stourbridge MP Margot James is to become an Ambassador for Mary Stevens Hospice’s upcoming 25th anniversary appeal.


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MP attends local Headteacher’s forum 

3 Aug 15

Margot James, MP for Stourbridge, attended the Stourbridge Educational Trust (TSET) meeting along with Headteachers of all local secondary schools and colleges.


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Margot James MP welcomes plans for the West Midlands Combined Authority 

7 Jul 15

Margot James, MP for Stourbridge, has welcomed plans for the formation of a West Midlands Combined Authority, to create more jobs, growth and prosperity in the region.