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Eddie asks Department of Transport about motorway pollution

Eddie asked the Department for Transport: What assessment his Department has made of air quality on the M6 between junctions 9 and 10a; and what steps his Department is taking to mitigate the effect of traffic on air quality on that section of that road?

Increase in penalties for littering welcomed by Eddie

Eddie Hughes MP has welcomed the news that the Government are going to increase penalties for littering. Maximum litter fines are to almost double to £150 from April next year as well as new fines introduced for owners of vehicles from which litter is thrown.

Eddie welcomes energy price cap measures

Welcoming today's announcement, Eddie said, "Today the Government outlined legislation to cap gas and electric bills, which will help many many households in Bloxwich, Willenhall and north Walsall.