MP backs Sixth Form College petition for funding review

Solihull Liberal Democrat MP Lorely Burt is backing a petition run by students at the Sixth Form College, Solihull, calling on the Education Secretary to review funding for sixth form education providers.

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More money for apprenticeships in Solihull

Businesses and workers in Solihull are set to benefit from more money from the government to support apprenticeships.

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Burt slams ‘rip off’ England shirts

Solihull Liberal Democrat MP Lorely Burt has given voice to public disgust over the £90 price tag on the new England football strip. A slightly cheaper version is available for children, but Mrs Burt remains unimpressed.

 

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Burt welcomes ‘partial U-turn’ on Shirley Library

Solihull Liberal Democrat MP Lorely Burt has welcomed a 'partial U-turn' by the council over plans to mothball 45% of Shirley Library's books.

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Government cash boost for Solihull manufacturing

The government is considering extra funding for advanced manufacturing in Solihull and Greater Birmingham, following a question in the House of Commons from local MP Lorely Burt.

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MP and comedian pledge for Marie Curie appeal

Solihull Liberal Democrat MP Lorely Burt has made a joint pledge with impressionist and comedian Jon Culshaw to support Marie Curie Cancer Care's Great Daffodil Appeal.

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£700k pot holes pot of cash for Solihull

More potholes on Solihull's battered roads can now be filled in after the borough was awarded a £723,664 grant in the Chancellor's Budget.

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£800 tax cut for 77,000 people in Solihull

An £800 Income Tax cut for people in Solihull is the real Budget boost, Liberal Democrat Lorely Burt said today.

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MP takes Ward 10 campaign to minister for dementia sufferers

Solihull Liberal Democrat MP Lorely Burt has met with Norman Lamb, the Government Minister with responsibility for dementia sufferers, to discuss the threatened future of dementia services in Solihull.

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6,000 families in Solihull to get help with childcare costs - Burt

A major childcare package is set to help 6,050 families in Solihull, Liberal Democrat MP Lorely Burt said today.

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