Ed Miliband selected as Labour’s new leader

September 29th, 2010
Valerie with new Labour Leader Ed Milliband

The party conference season at the end of September saw the Labour Party meeting in Manchester.  An exciting week began with the declaration of the Labour Leadership election result.

Exhibition in Darlaston Town Hall

September 18th, 2010
Blooming marvellous!  Darlaston Town Hall Allotments Show

The vegetables and flowers on show at Darlaston Town Hall were an impressive sight when Valerie visited the exhibition put on by the local allotment associations.

Valerie visits Chamberlin and Hill

September 11th, 2010
Inspecting moulds at Chamberlin and Hill

Valerie visited Chamberlin and Hill’s local foundry in Chuckery on the 11th September during their annual open day. Dave Morgan and Gordon Stanley showed her round the foundry, explaining the production process and introducing her to members of staff as they …

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Chuckery School opens new building

July 20th, 2010
With Dave Morgan opening Chuckery School building

Valerie joined the children and staff of Chuckery Primary School to celebrate the opening of their new school buildings.  Also attending the opening ceremony was Dave Morgan of local Chuckery manufacturing firm, Chamberlin and Hill.  Valerie commented ‘It’s great to …

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Valerie backs Walsall schools and teachers

July 19th, 2010
Save our Schools - with Walsall NUT representatives

Valerie met the Walsall National Union of Teachers’ delegation to discuss the Government’s decision to cancel the Building Schools for the Future projects in Walsall.  During Prime Minister’s Questions Valerie quizzed David Cameron about his decision to cancel the rebuilding …

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