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James Cartlidge

After a night of drama in the House of Commons, MPs from the region were taking stock after the Prime Minister was left with a stronger rejection of the No Deal option than she had hoped.

James Cartlidge

Police dogs might think they are just playing games - but their handlers know just how vital their role is.

Tim Passmore

Suffolk farmers' concerns - from the future of water abstraction licences to the risks posed by a 'no deal' Brexit - were put before MPs and government officials at a special meeting in Westminster.

James Cartlidge

Job figures for East Anglia are refreshingly buoyant - but with Brexit around the corner, the future looks uncertain.

James Cartlidge

The loss of major companies in the south Suffolk area over the last 18 months is a "worrying trend", according to a county councillor.

James Cartlidge

After a dramatic two days in the House of Commons, attention now turns to what happens next in the Brexit saga - and we should not have too long to wait.

Theresa May

Theresa May has survived the Vote of Confidence in her government - but not without another bruising debate in the House of Commons.

Jeremy Corbyn

MPs are expecting another day of high drama at Westminster on Wednesday as the House of Commons holds a rare vote of confidence in the Government.

Jeremy Corbyn

Members of the Suffolk Chamber of Commerce are hoping to meet Transport Secretary Chris Grayling in Parliament next week as the press the case to upgrade the A14 in the county.

James Cartlidge

The British government is edging closer to Tuesday's key Commons vote on Theresa May's Brexit deal.

James Cartlidge

Conservative MPs from across the region are increasingly coming to the conclusion that the UK will leave the EU on March 29 without a deal being agreed.

Dan Poulter

Theresa May has won the confidence vote on her leadership of the Conservatives - but has promised MPs she will not lead the party into the next General Election.

Therese Coffey

Suffolk's Tory MPs look set to vote together to support Theresa May in Wednesday night's confidence vote on her leadership - but in Essex the picture is somewhat different.

Therese Coffey

MPs have urged caution amid calls for the government to seize control of the region's failing mental health trust.

Therese Coffey

MPs from across the region are still trying to work out what will happen next on Brexit as Prime Minister Theresa May started at whistle-stop tour of European capitals after pulling Tuesday's vote in the House of Commons.

Theresa May

A Suffolk MP will join calls to abolish the region's mental health trust unless there is clear evidence of significant improvement by the end of January, it has emerged.

Sandy Martin

A "visionary and ambitious" bid to establish a pioneering multi-million pound centre for technology in the east has been put forward.

James Cartlidge

Most Conservative MPs from this region continue to support the Prime Minister in the face of the Brexit storm - but accept that the Parliamentary numbers make it difficult to see how the deal announced on Wednesday can get through.

James Cartlidge

Suffolk's Conservative MPs have held a meeting with Education Secretary Damian Hinds in a bid to get more support to deal with the county's crisis in special needs education.

Therese Coffey

Countryside campaigners have lobbied for tougher action on illegal blood sport as gamekeepers fight a 'frontline' battle against hare coursing.

Tim Passmore

As newly-selected Ipswich candidate Tom Hunt joins thousands of other Tories at this week's party conference, I hope he enjoys himself - because he's got a heck of a lot to do over the next few years.

Therese Coffey

South Suffolk MP James Cartlidge has been appointed Parliamentary Private Secretary to the Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt.

James Cartlidge

A right-wing pro-Brexit group seeking to topple Theresa May has missed its target when trying to get Suffolk residents to sign up as Tory members - it wrote to Labour agent John Cook urging him to "Unite the Right!"

Dan Poulter

MPs and rail bosses have come together to press the case for a major boost to one of the region's busiest rail junctions.

James Cartlidge

Two East Anglian Tory MPs - from opposite sides of the referendum argument - have come together to oppose the idea of a "People's Vote" on the final deal to take Britain out of the EU.

David Cameron

Independent businesses in Suffolk are speaking out as new research reveals organisations are spending £6.3billion nationally to plug a skills shortage.

James Cartlidge

Suffolk's seven MPs will be hosting some of the finest food, drink and entertainment from across the region as the county's special day is celebrated in parliament.

Therese Coffey

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