Category: Articles

594eac54-a9c9-4d95-81cd-06c5b3a1add5

03

Feb2017

a note from Johnny…

0    
Good morning! Forgive the early morning mail; I'm on Good Morning Britain this morning at 0645hrs, and then the Today programme on BBC Radio 4 at 0730hrs talking about the demise of Phil Shiner, who drove many of the allegations against British Troops ... Read More
February 3, 2017B
cx9_in2wqamho-9

25

Nov2016

Op-ed for the Plymouth Herald

0    
It’s been one of the most important weeks in Westminster as far as Plymouth is concerned, for quite some time.The week started with a deluge of rain, resulting in severe consequences for our rail-link, cutting us off again for 48 hours after flooding at Cowley Bridge. This had in some ... Read More
November 25, 2016B
296940B500000578-0-Johnny_Mercer_s_maiden_speech_won_his_plaudits_when_he_spoke_mov-a-87_1433638909930

14

Nov2016

HuffPost: building modern men

0    
When I was asked to write this piece I thought long and hard about it. It is very difficult to exactly pin down what a modern man is. Gone are the stereotype divides betwixt the sexes; or at least we are getting that way I hope.... Read More
November 14, 2016B
cvtuptcweaa7ah

09

Nov2016
Together, with Gary Streeter MP, we wrote to the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government to try and secure funding from Growth Deal 3 for Plymouth rail station.You can read the letter here. This letter follows another written by the Plymouth MPs in October, before the Secretary of ... Read More
November 9, 2016B
c89d0366-84bf-4573-97b7-2fd3abd0f735

18

Oct2016
Early intervention in mental health treatment works. It works before a patient gets too poorly; it works because early intervention practices are cheaper and therefore more accessible; and it works because it happens when a person has insight into their condition and can implement therapies and coping mechanisms more effectively.So ... Read More
October 18, 2016B
Screen Shot 2015-12-02 at 16.31.34

27

Sep2016
A number of constituents have been in touch about an issue to do with an 11 Plus sitting and I wanted to respond here in case there were any other concerned constituents who had not yet been in touch.My office have made contact with Plymouth City Council regarding the allegations ... Read More
September 27, 2016B
18-2

25

Sep2016
This week we have exposed what is fast becoming Britain’s dirty little secret.I sat down with one of the lawyers representing over 200 servicemen and women who have had to turn to the private sector for legal and pastoral support which should have been provided, with ... Read More
September 25, 2016B
442de03f-9161-42d0-8755-131085a491e7

24

Sep2016

a note from Johnny…

0    
It has been one of the busiest weeks in the job.I did my Autumn surgery tour this week, having a series of drop in events in every ward across Plymouth Moor View. It was terrific to see so many of you turn up and give me your thoughts; I am ... Read More
September 24, 2016B

18

Sep2016
Has there ever been a betrayal of our servicemen and women quite like this?I have only just started chairing my parliamentary select committee inquiry into the post-operational support given to our Armed Forces personnel undergoing the judicial process, and I feel deeply ashamed.Strong ... Read More
September 18, 2016B
Unknown

06

Sep2016
Mark Lancaster TD MP Parliamentary Under Secretary of State and Minister for Defence Veterans, Reserves and Personnel Ministry of Defence Whitehall London SW1A 2HBOur Ref: ZA3838 6 September 2016 Dear Mark,It was good to see you yesterday and I hope you enjoyed a ... Read More
September 6, 2016B

KEEP UPDATED
SUBSCRIBE NOW

We'll make sure your voice is heard

This information will never be shared to 3rd parties

THANK YOU, WE'LL KEEP YOU UP TO DATE.