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Aidan Burley MP

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MP WELCOMES GOVERNMENT SCHEME TO HELP UNEMPLOYED START A BUSINESS 

26 Sep 14

Aidan has welcomed the results from a Government scheme to help unemployed people start their own business.


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AIDAN BURLEY MP: LABOURÂ’S PLANS FOR MORE UNFUNDED SPENDING WOULD MAKE HARDWORKING TAXPAYERS IN CANNOCK CHASE WORSE OFF 

5 Sep 14

Aidanhas condemned Labour’s pledges over the summer for 21 billion more unfunded, inefficient and ineffective spending.


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MP HIGHLIGHTS THE IMPORTANCE OF EARLIER DIAGNOSIS TO IMPROVE CANCER SURVIVAL RATES 

2 Sep 14

Aidan has highlighted the importance of improving earlier cancer diagnosis as a means of increasing one-year cancer survival.


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MP AND MYP TEAM UP TO URGE YOUNG PEOPLE TO ‘MAKE THEIR MARK’ 

1 Sep 14

Aidan and Local Member of Youth Parliament (MYP) Megan Collins (Lichfield and Cannock Chase) have joined forces for the second year running to urge local young people to vote in the UK Youth Parliament’s annual ‘Make your Mark’ ballot.


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LABOUR’S PLANS FOR BENEFIT HANDOUTS OF £54,000 ARE A SLAP IN THE FACE FOR HARDWORKING TAXPAYERS IN CANNOCK CHASE 

27 Aug 14

Aidan has slammed Labour’s plans for a welfare system that could see people in London getting benefit handouts of up to 54,000 paid for by hardworking taxpayers in Cannock Chase.


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MP INVITES CONSTITUENTS TO HELP SECURE £50,000 FOR A CHARITY CLOSE TO THEIR HEART AND HOME WITH THE NEXT ‘GREAT BRITISH SWITCH’ CAMPAIGN 

26 Aug 14

Aidan is calling on local people in Cannock Chase to get involved with comparethemarket.


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AIDAN BURLEY MP: MORE YOUNG PEOPLE IN WORK MEANS A BRIGHTER FUTURE FOR CANNOCK CHASE 

24 Aug 14

Aidan has welcomed new figures showing that in the West Midlands there are 16,000 fewer young people not in work, education or training a 13.2% decrease since the election.


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MP WELCOMES NEW PROTECTIONS FOR LEASEHOLDERS 

15 Aug 14

Aidan has welcomed a new law that will cap the amount councils can charge leaseholders for future repairs to their homes.


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AIDAN BURLEY MP: TAX CUT SUPPORTING JOBS AND HELPING BUSINESSES IN CANNOCK CHASE 

1 Aug 14

Aidan has welcomed new figures showing that 59,000 businesses in the West Midlands are already benefitting from the Employment Allowance, introduced in April, which reduces the cost to businesses of employing people.


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MP EXPRESSES CONCERN OVER BUS SERVICE CUTBACKS IN NORTON CANES 

31 Jul 14

Aidan has today written to bus company Arriva expressing his concerns at recent cutbacks by the company in Cannock Chase, including the withdrawal of the 32 service between Hednesford-Cannock-Norton Canes-Brownhills-Walsall.


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BURLEY WELCOMES GDP GROWTH FIGURES 

25 Jul 14

Aidan has welcomed today’s GDP figures published by the Office of National Statistics (ONS) which show the UK economy grew by 0.8% in the second quarter of 2014.


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MP WELCOMES FURTHER FALL IN LOCAL UNEMPLOYMENT 

16 Jul 14

Aidan has welcomed today’s unemployment figures, which show the claimant count in Cannock Chase falling once again.


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MP ENCOURAGES PEOPLE IN CANNOCK CHASE TO SAVE MONEY ON HOUSEHOLD ENERGY BILLS 

7 Jul 14

Aidan is encouraging constituents in Cannock Chase to take up energy efficiency improvements on their home with the Green Deal to save money on their energy bills.


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MP WELCOMES SAVINGS BOOST IN CANNOCK CHASE 

2 Jul 14

Aidan has welcomed radical changes to savings which have come into force today.


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MP URGES HOLIDAYMAKERS NOT TO TRAVEL UNINSURED 

27 Jun 14

Aidan supports ABTA campaign to highlight importance of travel insurance Aidan today warned his constituents about the dangers of travelling uninsured as research from ABTA The Travel Association revealed that 14% of people in the West Midlands …


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AIDAN WELCOMES NEW CASH FOR POTHOLES IN CANNOCK CHASE 

20 Jun 14

Aidan has welcomed the announcement of 4,578,155 of new funding in Staffordshire to tackle potholes.


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AIDAN BURLEY MP: CONSERVATIVES HELPING HARDWORKING PEOPLE TO FIND A HOME IN CANNOCK CHASE 

13 Jun 14

Aidan has welcomed figures showing that the Conservatives are delivering new affordable homes and helping hardworking people to get on the housing ladder in Cannock Chase.


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AIDAN BURLEY MP: MORE JOBS MEANS MORE SECURITY FOR PEOPLE WHO WANT TO WORK HARD AND GET ON IN CANNOCK CHASE 

11 Jun 14

Aidan has welcomed new figures showing that the number of people claiming Jobseeker’s Allowance in Cannock Chase has fallen by 722 over the last year, with employment up overall in the West Midlands by 81,000 since 2010.


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MP WELCOMES QUEEN’S SPEECH 

4 Jun 14

Following the State Opening of Parliament and the Queen’s Speech, Aidan said: “I welcome today’s Queen’s Speech which marks the next big step in this Government’s long-term economic plan to secure a better and brighter future for Britain.


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MP WELCOMES NEW RULES TO HELP SECURE A FAIR DEAL FOR PUBS IN CANNOCK CHASE 

3 Jun 14

Aidan has welcomed the announcement of new rules to ensure that tied pubs are given a fair deal by pub companies.


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LOSS OF MIU WOULD BE A ‘HAMMER BLOW’ TO CANNOCK CHASE 

30 Apr 14

Commenting on the proposals by Cannock Chase Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) to decommission the Minor Injuries Unit (MIU) at Cannock Hospital, Aidan Burley MP said: “The likely loss of the Minor Injuries Unit at Cannock Hospital would be a hammer…


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MP WELCOMES HELPING HAND FOR CANNOCK CHASE BUSINESSES 

30 Apr 14

Businesses in three areas of Cannock Chase are to benefit from extra Government help in creating new jobs, it has been confirmed.


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MP BACKS INDOOR TRADERS IN FIGHT AGAINST OUTDOOR MARKET 

29 Apr 14

Aidan has today added his support to stallholders at Cannock Indoor Market in their campaign to scrap the Cannock Street Market, and urged Cannock Chase District Council to instead focus its efforts on supporting the existing loyal traders at the …


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MP WELCOMES FURTHER FALL IN LOCAL UNEMPLOYMENT 

16 Apr 14

Aidan has welcomed today’s unemployment figures, which show the claimant count in Cannock Chase falling once again.


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MP CELEBRATES OPENING SUCCESS OF RUGELEY PUB 

16 Apr 14

Cannock Chase MP Aidan Burley visited the Horns to celebrate the Rugeley pub getting back to business after a transformational refurbishment.