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Lichfield and Burntwood MP relieved costly challenge to decision to switch fire service governance to Police and Crime Commissioner has been avoided 

17 Apr 18

Michael Fabricant Lichfield and Burntwood’s MP says he is delighted taxpayers’ money will not be wasted on a challenge to plans to give the Police and Crime Commissioner control of Staffordshire Fire and Rescue Service.


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MP hands over long service awards to members of the Lichfield Society of Artists 

2 Apr 18

Members of an art group have received long-service awards.


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Residents in Lichfield and Burntwood urged to help pinpoint potholes as Government confirms extra £2.2million of funding 

28 Mar 18

People in Lichfield and Burntwood have been urged to play their part in helping to ensure a £2.2million boost to pothole repairs is well spent.


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Councillors to discuss proposal to convert Burntwood post office into a dental surgery 

26 Mar 18

Plans to convert a Burntwood post office into a dental surgery are due to be discussed at a meeting in the town.


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Police and Crime Commissioner says firefighters “should not be unduly worried” over change of governance for fire service 

26 Mar 18

Firefighters have been told they “should not be unduly worried” by plans to bring Staffordshire Fire and rescue Service under the control of the Police and Crime Commissioner.


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Lichfield MP backs decision to give control of Staffordshire Fire and Rescue Service to the Police and Crime Commissioner 

26 Mar 18

Lichfield’s MP has welcomed news that the Police and Crime Commissioner will take control of Staffordshire Fire and Rescue Service.


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Lichfield MP keen to see city showcase sights and attract more tourists 

23 Mar 18

Lichfield’s MP has called on the city to showcase itself to a broader audience.


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King Edward VI School celebrate after double triumph in speaking competition at the Lichfield Guildhall 

19 Mar 18

A Lichfield school is celebrating after claiming top prize in debating contest.


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Burntwood councillor brands Lichfield MP Michael Fabricant “naive” over town’s bank closure 

16 Mar 18

A Burntwood councillor has branded the area’s MP “naive” over the closure of a local bank.


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Lichfield MP calls for British Monarchy to be abolished at event 

9 Mar 18

Lichfield MP to announce – “That this House believes the British Monarchy should be abolished”.


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Schools across Lichfield and Burntwood to debate the future of the monarchy in speaking competition 

9 Mar 18

The future of the monarchy will be debated at a speaking competition for schools in Lichfield and Burntwood.


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Lichfield MP Michael Fabricant to make appearance on Pointless Celebrities 

23 Feb 18

Lichfield’s MP is set to make another TV appearance.


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Plight of local cannabis user for medical purposes raised in parliament 

21 Feb 18

LICHFIELD MP, Michael Fabricant, has raised the case of his Burntwood constituent Vicky Clarke who is suffering from advanced multiple sclerosis and needs cannabis to help relieve her acute and stabbing pain as no other treatment works.


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Lichfield MP makes fresh call to legalise cannabis for medicinal purposes 

21 Feb 18

Lichfield’s MP has reiterated his call for cannabis to be legalised for medical use.


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Lichfield MP votes against HS2 

31 Jan 18

THE Member of Parliament for Lichfield, Michael Fabricant, voted against the HS2 Bill last night (30th January) which will extend the line from Lichfield to Crewe.


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HS2 consensus to be challenged in the House of Commons 

24 Jan 18

Despite what Lichfield MP, Michael Fabricant refers to as “a cosy consensus between the main political parties”, MPs will discuss an amendment to the Bill in the House of Commons.


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MP confident passengers will see improvements to railway stations and services under new operator 

22 Jan 18

Lichfield’s MP says he’s confident it will be full steam ahead for improvements to the city’s railway stations and train services in the coming years.


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Row rages as fire chiefs called ‘SELFISH’ by Lichfield MP 

11 Jan 18

Michael Fabricant takes aim at Staffordshires Fire Authority once again…


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Row rages as fire chiefs called ‘SELFISH’ by Lichfield MP 

11 Jan 18

Michael Fabricant takes aim at Staffordshires Fire Authority once again…


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Brexit creates record number of zero-hour jobs, claims Lichfield MP 

19 Dec 17

Lichfield member Michael Fabricant credited the Brexit effect with the creation of thousands of unpaid jobs after the number of “unemployed” within his Lichfield constituency fell to 0.9%.


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Lichfield MP says drop in unemployment shows Brexit doom and gloom is unfounded 

13 Dec 17

Lichfield’s MP says unemployment figures show the economy is still strong despite claims of doom and gloom around Brexit.


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Michael Fabricant urges Theresa May to ditch her Jaguar car 

6 Dec 17

Fabricant asked Mrs May to make a very important promise to switch…


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Tamworth MP pleased his Lichfield counterpart Michael Fabricant has “taken his punishment” over war of words 

6 Dec 17

Tamworth’s MP has said he’s pleased his Lichfield counterpart has “taken his punishment” after sparking a war of words between the two areas.


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Lichfield MP Michael Fabricant admits his ‘wrecking amendment’ was unlikely to put the buffers on HS2 

6 Dec 17

Lichfield’s MP has tabled a motion aiming to halt HS2 in its tracks – but admits he does not expect it to cause the controversial rail project to hit the buffers.


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Lichfield MP gets his skates on at non-ice skating rink which is “good for kids” 

4 Dec 17

Michael Fabricant tried the Three Spires’ controversial ice rink out for himself…