EU-backed children’s drama enthralls minister, MP, MEP

Children at Valley Infant School, along with Minister Steve Webb, local MP Lorely Burt and local MEP Phil Bennion, were transported on a magical adventure courtesy of Wizzleworld, an EU-backed community interest company.

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MP and councillor slam £300k parking ‘fiasco’

Local Liberal Democrats Lorely Burt MP and Councillor Ian Hedley have written a scathing letter to Solihull Council about the controversial introduction of 'Pay-and-Display' parking machines across the borough.

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MP to meet charity over town centre fears

Solihull Liberal Democrat MP Lorely Burt is set to meet with charity representatives to discuss fears that the new Solihull Gateway project will create access problems for blind people.

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Solihull student wins Parliament’s national film competition

A film created by student Kerri Donohoe from Solihull was named as the 2014 winner of the Secondary: Film category in Parliament Education Service's national film competition,Lights, Camera, Parliament!

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Burt calls for ‘dementia-friendly’ bus service

Solihull Liberal Democrat MP Lorely Burt is calling for bus drivers in Solihull and Greater Birmingham to receive dementia-awareness training to create a 'dementia-friendly' service.

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Burt debates Solihull dementia care in Commons

Local Liberal Democrat MP Lorely Burt has questioned the Secretary of State for Health about the future of Solihull dementia care in the House of Commons.

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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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