I am very pleased that school children in Gloucestershire are set to benefit from £5m Trailblazer funding which will see specialist mental health support in schools and waiting times for other mental health services to improve.
Recently, I made my first ‘appearance’ on BBC Radio 4’s Dead Ringers, where they said that the only interesting thing about me was being a Chartered Accountant. Now, this may not make me Box Office – but at least I know how to balance the books.
I welcome the announcement that Hartpury College has been awarded a £340,162 grant by the Football Foundation. This grant will mean that Hartpury College can replace and extend their floodlit artificial grass pitch.
I had the pleasure of visiting the new Tewkesbury Growth Hub based within Tewkesbury Borough Council’s (TBC) main office. I am pictured here with the TBC Chief Executive, Mike Dawson and Janina Neumann who runs her own dual language design company from the Growth Hub.
(This article was originally published in The Times Red Box, 19 February 2018)
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