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Eddie comments on recent illegal traveller camps

Residents have contacted both myself and local councillors about this issue and they are quite rightly very distressed by this ongoing and extremely frustrating problem. I am extremely sympathetic to the many concerns that have been raised and it is something that needs tackling head on.

Update on Willenhall E-ACT Academy

I wrote to Sir David Carter - the National Schools Commissioner in charge of academy standards - late last month regarding the inadequate Ofsted report at Willenhall E-ACT Academy.

Eddie calls for intervention at Willenhall E-ACT Academy

We all want the best education for our children, so I have today written to the National Schools Commissioner regarding Willenhall E-ACT Academy. Immediate action needs to be taken to address the ongoing issues at the school. It is not good enough for pupils, staff and parents.

Eddie Hughes elected as Walsall North MP

A big thank you from Eddie Hughes

Early on Friday morning, Eddie was elected as the Member of Parliament for Walsall North, the first Conservative to win the seat since 1979.

Delivering affordable homes for Walsall North

We have not built enough homes in this country for generations, and buying or renting a home is becoming increasingly unaffordable. We need modern, high quality homes and we need to work with both private and social housing sectors to deliver.

Theresa May backs Eddie Hughes for Walsall North

The Prime Minister, Theresa May, is backing local man, Eddie Hughes, as the right choice for Walsall North.

Eddie, 48, is standing as the Conservative candidate for Walsall North in the forthcoming election on June 8th.