Esther raises issues of on-going Emotional Abuse in the House

Tackling ongoing emotional abuse must be included in government’s strategy to combat domestic violence.

Tatton MP Esther McVey said some of her constituents had practical ideas on how to end emotional abuse between couples who have split up but have children.

Big Energy Saving Week

Citizens Advice Cheshire West  is helping local residents to save money on their energy bills this month as part of Big Energy Saving Week (January 21-27).

New figures show that 21.6% of households in Cheshire West and Chester switched their energy supplier last year.

Update on Northern Rail and Strike Action

Tatton MP Esther McVey writes 'The Managing Director of Northern Rail has just written to update me on the strike action afflicting rail services across the region. I thought you would be interested in what he says;


Esther presses for improvement to Knutsford to Manchester train service

Esther has demanded government step in to ensure plans for two trains an hour on the Mid Cheshire line to Manchester gets back on track. She said it was “completely unacceptable” the trains promised have been repeatedly delayed, and in the Commons urged Transport Ministers to act.

Northern Rail - This Weekend

For those travelling using Northern Rail this weekend.   I have received an email with an update on services

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I wanted to update you on a few matters in relation to Northern Services this weekend.

Industrial Action on Saturday 29 December

Christmas Message

Christmas for many is a time of joy, having fun with loved ones and reflecting on the past year but for some it is a difficult time, so let us take a moment to remember those who have lost loved ones, who may be alone or are suffering in some way this Christmas.

Jam and bread for Tea!

A statue of a Jam Butty Boy has been unveiled in Barnton.

The memorial will act as a reminder of how Barnton achieved its high home ownership in the 1950s with families living on bread and jam to afford their property.