Chris welcomes Northern PowerHouse Minister to Heywood

New MP, Chris Clarkson hit the ground running in Heywood this week when he met with Northern PowerHouse Minister, the Rt. Hon. Jake Berry MP to discuss how he can help to improve the prosperity of our highstreets and support local businesses and the community.

£263 Million Government Fund to Tackle Homelessness.

Yesterday the Government announced the allocation of £263 million in funding to local authorities designed to support them to deliver services to tackle homelessness.  This is an increase in overall funding for homelessness of £23 million on the previous financial year.