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Marcus Jones MP Gets Into Jubilee Spirit

Marcus got into the spirit of celebrating the Queen's Diamond Jubilee this week. It is only the second Diamond Jubilee in British history and Nuneaton's MP was keen to do play his small part in celebrating this historic occasion.

Nuneaton Conservative Future to Visit Etone

Nuneaton Conservative Future are visiting Etone Sixth Form building tomorrow to speak to students about being a Councillor on Nuneaton and Bedworth Borough Council, the workings of the Conservative Party and their Political Work Experience scheme.

Marcus Jones MP's Weekly Column - Town Centres and Portas Pilots

On Wednesday, in my capacity as the Chairman of the Parliamentary All Party Town Centres Group, I attended and spoke at a seminar on town centres and how we bring new development and regeneration to them. The event was held following a report which looked into the current state of our town centres and the challenges facing them.

Marcus Elected to Influential Committee

Marcus Jones MP has been elected by fellow MPs to serve on the influential Back Bench Business Committee. He was elected on Wednesday 16 May.

Marcus Jones MP's Weekly Column - Scouting

On Monday I arrived at my desk in Parliament to be greeted by a number of pieces of correspondence amongst which was a letter from the Scouts promoting Scout Community Week.

Nuneaton MP Seeks Further Assurances about Future of Paediatric Services

Nuneaton MP Marcus Jones has responded to a public consultation launched recently by The Arden Cluster (NHS Coventry & NHS Warwickshire) about children’s services at the George Eliot Hospital.

The consultation will run until 6th August 2012 and puts forward one proposal for consideration by the public. The proposal involves the transfer of inpatient paediatrics from George Eliot Hospital to University Hospital (UHCW) in Coventry. A new short-stay paediatric assessment unit is proposed to be established at George Eliot Hospital, open between 8am and 10pm. 

Nuneaton MP Delighted at Queen’s Jubilee Window

Local MP Marcus Jones has made a modest contribution to the Jubilee Window, unveiled recently in Parliaments historic Westminster Hall, to commemorate the Queen’s 60th anniversary of Accession to the Throne.