Local News

Future Fund boost for West Midlands businesses

Companies in Solihull can now apply for a convertible loan of between £125,000 and £5 million, to support continued growth and innovation in sectors as diverse as technology, life sciences, and the creative industries.

Knight launches new campaign to celebrate ‘Corona heroes’

Julian Knight MP has launched a new campaign to identify and celebrate Silhillians who are going above and beyond to support their neighbours and the community during the Covid-19 crisis – and he’s appealed to the public to help him identify them.

Local MP praises debt write-off for local NHS trust

Julian Knight MP has welcomed the announcement that University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust will benefit from a £34,634,000 debt write-off as part of the government’s announcement to scrap £13.4 billion of NHS debt across England.

Local MP welcomes latest employment figures

Julian Knight MP has welcomed official jobs figures show that there are now 2,828,541 people in work across the West Midlands – an increase of 352,902 since 2010.