Chinese New Year in Maidstone (12 Feb 2016)

Helen Grant MP wakes the sleeping lions to kick off the Chinese New Year celebrations in Maidstone's Fremlin Walk on 6th February 2016

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Great Pagehurst solar farm application refused (12 Feb 2016)

Read about the decision to refuse a large solar farm planning application at Great Pagehurst farm in Staplehurst. 

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Independent on Sunday 1st year as Sports Minister by Alan Hubbard (12 Oct 2014)

Click here for and extended online version of this interview by Alan Hubbard

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House Magazine Interview - Grant's One Wish (20 Jun 2014)

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Daily Telegraph Interview - English sport must hire more women or face cuts (10 Jun 2014)

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Guardian Interview - Grant plans 'expert group for fans' and rise in artificial pitches (09 Jun 2014)

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Kent on Sunday - Flood management (03 Jan 2014)

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KoS profile of Sports Minister Helen Grant (08 Dec 2013)

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Sunday Times interview with Helen Grant 13-10-13 (13 Oct 2013)

New Sports and Equalities Minister talks about women in sport - interviewed by John Goodbody

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Independent on Sunday Sports Cover Story 13-10-13 (13 Oct 2013)

Nick Hubbard interviews new Minister for Sports and Equalities - Helen Grant MP

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Helen's column

05 OCT 2017

News in the making...

Kent Messenger Column – 05-10-17 Last week I used this column to champion the importance of inspiring new generations to take an active interest in politics. This week an opportunity has arisen for...


28 SEP 2017

Party Conference

Kent Messenger Column - 28-09-17 The excessive cost of attending party conferences has been a bugbear of mine for years now. I last wrote about this a couple of years ago, with particular reference...


21 SEP 2017

New Housing Consultation

Kent Messenger Column - 21-09-17  Readers will surely be aware of the ongoing spat over Maidstone's emerging local plan, driving both local MPs to seek intervention by the Secretary of State. It...