Get cosy - money for Community Groups and Charities

Nuneaton MP, Marcus Jones, has urged local community groups and charities to ‘get cosy’ and apply for a grant from the Energising Communities Fund, promoted by energy supplier, E.ON.

Improvements to M6 welcomed

Marcus Jones MP has welcomed the news that, after years of campaigning, Highways England have agreed to start work in the spring to upgrade the 22km stretch of M6 between junctions 2 (Coventry) and 4 (Coleshill).

MP welcomes Winter Funding Boost for Local Hospital

Marcus Jones MP today welcomed the Government’s multi-million pound investment in George Eliot Hospital this winter, as it emerged that it had been granted an additional £1,420,890 funding to help cope with winter pressures.

Christmas Greetings

I am not sending formal cards this year and have decided instead to give a donation to the Warwickshire Air Ambulance.

Unemployment halved in Nuneaton

Marcus Jones, the MP for Nuneaton, welcomed the fact that unemployment in the constituency has been more than halved.

“There is still more to do but I am delighted that the latest figures show unemployment in Nuneaton now stands at 1,080 compared to 2,223 in October 2010.

Marcus Jones MP Column

Homelessness is one of the biggest of social challenges which the country faces. One that all Governments have grappled with over many decades.