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Changes to how we diagnose diseases in the UK

Changes to how we diagnose diseases in the UK using smart data could see 22,000 fewer people dying from cancer each year by 2033 & at least 50,000 people each year diagnosed at an early stage of prostate, ovarian, lung or bowel cancer.


Launch Of Round 5 of The Coastal Communities Fund

The call for applications for Round 5 of the Coastal Communities Fund (CCF) in England is now open. At least £40 million is available in this funding round which covers the period 2019-20 to 2020-21. To date the CCF in England has provided 131 projects with £132 million of funding.

My #StalkingProtectionBill comes to Parliament on 19th January.

Victims of stalking need far greater protection & the #StalkingProtectionBill(second reading Jan 19th) would introduce #StalkingProtectionOrders to stop stalkers contacting victims directly or indirectly. Breaching a SPO would be a criminal offence.


Sarah Wollaston MP - Christmas Card Competition 2017

Christmas Card Competition

Thank you to all the school children who took part in my Christmas Card Competition; there were some wonderful entries and it was very hard to choose a winner.

30 Hours Free Childcare

30 Hours Free Childcare

I am delighted that the Government met its commitment to launch 30 hours free childcare earlier this year.

Campaigning for General Election 2017

Great team effort out campaigning in Preston this morning - Kevin Foster and Party Chairman, Patrick McLoughlin, with Sarah Wollaston -


Thanks to all the team for coming to help - over 25 of you, supporters, Councillors, Mayor and some new young members.