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Inside Housing - Insight - Steady Eddie

Interview with Inside Housing:

Eddie Hughes is the only MP who’s also the chair of a housing association. Nathaniel Barker finds out how he balances the roles.

Walsall Advertiser column: 28th December 2017

It was wonderfully festive and busy during the last few weeks of 2017 in both Walsall North and Westminster. I found myself rushing around Parliament from Christmas events to voting on the very important EU Withdrawal Bill which has now passed the next Parliamentary stage.

Eddie calls for fairer West Midlands Police funding

Concerned residents from Bloxwich, Willenhall and Walsall North have written to Eddie about recent crime in the area. Eddie shares their concerns so here's three things he's been doing to fight for local people:

Eddie uncovers concerning sepsis figures for newborn babies

The Sunday Times covered my parliamentary question to the Department of Health about sepsis in newborn babies. The figures I received were quite shocking. Last year, 9,274 babies less than a month old were admitted to hospital with the potentially fatal condition.

Eddie marks Remembrance Sunday

Eddie today joined residents in Bloxwich to mark Remembrance Sunday, as services were also held in Willenhall and Short Heath.

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.