15 AUG 2017

Local MP urges increased community efforts to cure blood cancer

And celebrates over 1000 potential lifesavers in Maidstone & The Weald... Helen Grant MP has joined with the Anthony Nolan charity to thank 1018 people in Maidstone & The Weald who have registered as stem cell donors. The figure places the constituency well into the top half of the UK (255 ...


10 AUG 2017

Footpool!

MP supports innovative coaching scheme for Maidstone Helen Grant MP with Kickstart-sports coach George Mannering A pool table the size of a badminton court was where Maidstone & The Weald MP Helen Grant cued-off her first game of footpool last week at Maidstone Leisure Centre. The inflatable ...


10 AUG 2017

Maidstone MP praises home care provider's new live-in care service

Shawlene Chance (Live in Care Assistant), Hannah Finch (Care Supervisor), Geoffrey Kellam (Customer) and Helen Grant MP Maidstone and The Weald MP Helen Grant has praised a local home care company for launching a new premium live-in care service, which means older people who need round-the-clock ca...


21 JUL 2017

Funding Boost for Local Charities

Local MP Helen Grant calls on Maidstone & The Weald Charities to apply for the Dream Fund  MP Helen Grant has issued a rallying call to charities and community groups in Maidstone and the Weald to apply for their share of a massive £3 Million funding pot. The People's Postcode Lotte...


18 JUL 2017

Southeastern rail franchise consultation

Twelve South East MPs unite  Conservative MPs across Kent have drawn on strength in numbers to send a robust message to the Government regarding the current Southeastern rail franchise consultation. In a detailed six page letter to rail Minister Paul Maynard twelve local MPs have set out a ...


07 JUL 2017

Kent County Show 2017

Helen meets some of Maidstone's Young Farmers Maidstone and The Weald MP Helen Grant took time to drop-in on the Young Farmers tent at this year's Kent County Show. She met up with the Young Farmers Club from Maidstone's New Line Learning Academy in Boughton Lane who regularly enter livestock co...


06 JUL 2017

MP continues support for apprentices in local businesses

New Wood Craftsman in the making... Following through on her election pledge to promote local businesses to help create jobs and apprenticeships, MP Helen Grant visited Mounts Hill Woodcraft in Turnden Road, Cranbrook recently. The specialist wood crafting business has been operating since 1983 ma...


06 JUL 2017

Cranbrook School greets its first Year 7 students in a generation

Grammar School expansion goes ahead with new student induction day Cranbrook School is celebrating the arrival of its first intake of 11 year olds for nearly 50 years. Helen Grant MP visited the school on this momentous occasion and took part in lessons as the new Year 7s got a flavour of Biology...


30 JUN 2017

Local MP Helen Grant meets Rocky Hill residents

Fire worries move vulnerable tenants to new homes Following an electrical fire that occurred at Rocky Hill Terrace in London Road, Maidstone, on May 24th Fire Officers have recommended safety improvements to the building. This will require all 38 residents in 36 flats to be relocated. The residen...


23 MAY 2017

Staplehurst Post Office

Local MP Helen Grant pleased with response from Post Office The Post Office Ltd have announced that Staplehurst Post Office branch will remain in it's current location. Reacting to the story Helen Grant MP for Maidstone and the Weald, said: 'I am very pleased to learn that the proposal to move Sta...


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15 AUG 2017

Local MP urges increased community efforts to cure blood cancer

And celebrates over 1000 potential lifesavers in Maidstone & The Weald... Helen Grant MP has joined with the Anthony Nolan charity to thank 1018 people in Maidstone & The Weald who have registered as stem cell donors....


10 AUG 2017

Footpool!

MP supports innovative coaching scheme for Maidstone Helen Grant MP with Kickstart-sports coach George Mannering A pool table the size of a badminton court was where Maidstone & The Weald MP Helen...


10 AUG 2017

Maidstone MP praises home care provider's new live-in care service

Shawlene Chance (Live in Care Assistant), Hannah Finch (Care Supervisor), Geoffrey Kellam (Customer) and Helen Grant MP Maidstone and The Weald MP Helen Grant has praised a local home care company...