Local News

Eddie welcomes Housing Minister to Walsall North

Eddie Hughes MP was delighted to welcome Housing Minister, Alok Sharma MP, to Walsall North today to meet with residents and hear how we are improving housing and building new homes here in Walsall.

Eddie welcomes animal cruelty announcement

Eddie today welcomed the announcement by Environment Secretary Michael Gove, that Conservatives will increase prison terms from 6 months to 5 years for animal cruelty and abuse. Eddie said, "I'm delighted by this announcement, that I campaigned on during the election campaign.

Send Eddie your views on making Brexit a success

There is one issue that keeps cropping up on my visits around Walsall North: and it’s Brexit. There is much optimism from people I have met across Bloxwich and Willenhall. After all, the reason that the EU didn’t want the UK to leave shows how much leverage the UK has in negotiations.

Major rail improvements for the West Midlands announced

Major rail improvements for Walsall and the West Midlands have been announced by the Government.

For Walsall this means more frequent services, more carriages and a new direct rush-hour service between Walsall and London from December 2018.