Ensuring every resident is well served by our brilliant NHS, whether it be their local GP practice, dentist, or the amazing hospitals nearby, and ensuring mental health issues are given the attention they deserve. That’s why we’ve secured over £40 million for emergency care centres at Chesterfield Royal and Bassetlaw Hospital. As well as two new community diagnostic centres at Kings Mill Hospital and in Walton, Chesterfield.
I have held various meetings to discuss improvements to Bolsover Town centre. I was extremely disappointed earlier this year when Bolsover District Council's Levelling-Up Fund (LUF) bid was rejected, but I remain absolutely determined that we will deliver for local residents.
I was really pleased to welcome Lifting Equipment Engineer's Association's Ross Moloney and Kat Moss from Catena Inspection & Engineering Services, based in Pinxton, to Westminster this week to celebrate Global Lifting Awareness Day. #GLAD23
As many of you have already read the Levelling-Up Fund bid by Bolsover District Council for the regeneration of Bolsover Town centre was, unfortunately, unsuccessful. I understand the bid may not have fully met the criteria although I look forward to reviewing DHLUC's feedback in coming weeks.
I had a brilliant afternoon at South Normanton Gala. I met Sam the Macaw who is 36 years young, who is certainly a character, and enjoyed chatting with the volunteers at Parrotsinneed.co.uk - they've been doing sterling work caring for pre-loved pets, currently over 300 and sadly post lockdown w