Hayley Green & Cradley South
James Morris leads a Parliamentary debate on psychological therapies and calls on the Government to commit to a 28 day waiting time target for access to psychological therapies. read more »
Halesowen & Rowley Regis MP James Morris has responded to Dudley Council's consultation paper, opposing the Council's plans to close 7 of the borough's 20 children's centres and to make a further 9 "satellite centres" with reduced staffing levels and opening times. read more »
Dudley Council is planning to close Tenterfields Children's Centre in Halesowen and to reduce the hours and staffing at Little Hands Children's Centre in Cradley and at Olive Hill.
Please sign the petition below to oppose the closure of Tenterfields and call on the Council to find alternative ways to make the necessary savings. read more »
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More than one and a half thousand local jobseekers attended the second Halesowen & Rowley Regis Jobs Fair, organised by local MP James Morris, at the Cradley Heath Salvation Army building.
The event attracted 1,640 people from Halesowen, Rowley Regis and surrounding areas – more than double the 762 who attended last year’s Jobs Fair. There were several hundred queuing outside when the doors opened at 11am. read more »
Halesowen & Rowley Regis MP James Morris has called for answers about what former Labour ministers knew about problems at Dudley’s Russells Hall Hospital.
The demand came after it was revealed that the last Government covered up problems at a failing hospital to avoid political embarrassment in the run up to the General Election.
Internal emails from the Care Quality Commission (CQC) released today, under the Freedom of Information Act, show that Labour told the watchdog not to release information to the public about failings at Basildon University Hospital. read more »
After Phillip Simelane admitted to stabbing Leasowes High School pupil Christina Edkins, James Morris repeated his demands for tougher sentences for people caught carrying knives, and also called for more to be done to identify and support people with psychotic conditions. read more »
The second annual Halesowen & Rowley Regis Jobs Fair has received a massive boost with confirmation that Tesco will be using the event to recruit for their new superstore in Stourbridge.
The Jobs Fair, which is being organised by Halesowen & Rowley Regis Member of Parliament James Morris, will be held on Thursday 26th September at the Cradley Heath Salvation Army in Meredith Street. read more »
Local MP James Morris is calling on jobseekers in the area to join him for the second Halesowen & Rowley Regis Jobs Fair as part of his crusade to help local people into work.
The event will be held from 11am-3pm on Thursday 26th September at the Salvation Army building in Cradley Heath and aims to bring people who are looking for a job together with employers who have vacancies on offer.
It follows on from last summer’s Jobs Fair at St Michael’s High School in Rowley, which was one of the largest events of its kind in the area and attracted more than 700 people. read more »
James Morris has welcomed the latest employment figures, which shows a continuing improving in the local jobs market.
Mr Morris, who organised a local Apprenticeship Fair in May and is organising a Jobs Fair for this autumn, said:
"There is still a long way to go, but today’s figures are very encouraging and a sign that things are moving in the right direction. read more »