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Eddie meets with new Police Commander to discuss crime

It was great to meet with Chief Superintendent Andy Parsons to pass on recent concerns about crime in Willenhall & Bloxwich and discuss how we can work together. Andy grew up in New Invention / Walsall and returned on 2 January as the Commander on Walsall Neighbourhood Policing Unit.

Evening and weekend GP appointments welcomed by Eddie

As part of the Government’s ambitions for a seven day NHS, Bloxwich, Willenhall and Walsall North residents are being encouraged to use a new service that allows them to book GP appointments during the weekend. I welcome this change. *

Walsall Advertiser column: 8th February 2018

I was honoured to represent the people of Walsall North at the laying of the colours of the 3rd Battalion the Mercian Regiment (Staffords) at Lichfield Cathedral earlier in January. I am proud of our armed forces; those who serve to protect us.

Eddie on BBC Sunday Politics

Eddie recently appeared on the BBC Sunday Politics where he discussed whether Councils should be investing in shopping centres or public services.

Eddie supports proposed habitable homes law

I spoke in favour of the Homes (Fitness for Human Habitation and Liability for Housing Standards) Bill - brought by an Opposition MP and backed by the Government.