My Plan

  • Crack down on crime and anti-social behaviour – making our streets safer

    Crime and anti-social behaviour effects everybody in Bury, Ramsbottom and Tottington. From littering and fly-tipping to serious criminal conduct such as knife crime and drug-dealing we need to back our police, increasing their numbers and imposing tougher sentences for those who blight our communities.

  • Protect our countryside and green spaces

    We’re surrounded by beautiful countryside which brings so many benefits to residents. We need to protect it, making sure that future generations can enjoy the great outdoors, whilst building the truly affordable starter homes our area needs on brownfield sites.

  • Creating a Brighter Future for Younger People

    Making sure that every child in Bury, Ramsbottom and Tottington has the opportunity to succeed through world class education. I was Chair of Governors at a local school for 7 years and we received two outstanding OFTED reports.

  • Improving Healthcare Services

    As part of the wider government investment in healthcare, I’m working to improve local services.  Local residents need to access a doctor’s appointment quickly and have access to first class healthcare facilities in our Borough.  I want to see more investment at Fairfield Hospital, keeping it at