Jo Gideon is MP for Stoke-on-Trent Central

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Jo Gideon is MP for Stoke-on-Trent Central and a member of the Conservative party.

Jo Gideon has 5531 followers on Twitter.

MP @jogideon was Chair of the APPG on the National Food Strategy, an independent review of the food system. We caught up with the Minister to ask her views on our annual report... 



My constituency office is currently experiencing some issues with our phone lines not working due to some construction work happening in the building.

In the meantime, you can still email me at:

Apologies for any inconvenience

📰My latest piece in the Sentinel's "Personally Speaking” column. "It's vital to give helping hand to entrepreneurs"

I met with representatives from the Office of Rail and Road to discuss local issues surrounding Network Rail and Highways England, it was a good opportunity for me to raise local concerns with the regulator. I will continue to monitor these matters closely.

✅We're getting on with the job of protecting the public and ensuring the most dangerous offenders spend longer behind bars.

🥀Laws opposed by Labour & the Lib Dems.

Yesterday I met with the Canal and River Trust in Parliament to celebrate their 10th anniversary of being a guardian of our nation’s waterways.

☕ Stoke-on-Trent ceramics in Government ☕

Brilliant to see Stoke-on-Trent ceramics being used in Westminster with @nadams with his "Made in Stoke" Mug from @moorlandpottery and @Jacob_Rees_Mogg drinking from @by_spode Blue Italian Teacup & Saucer Set. #Stokeisontheup

This afternoon I welcomed @chesterzoo to Parliament to discuss the vital conservation and animal welfare work they undertake to prevent extinction. We also discussed some brilliant opportunities for schools in my constituency to get involved in.

PC Andrew Harper was killed protecting the public. Today, Harper's Law, named in his honour, comes into force which introduces mandatory life sentences for those who unlawfully kill emergency workers in the line of duty.


I am keen to let residents know about my upcoming coach trip to London.

📅Thursday 14th July.

If you are interested, please email my office for more information and to secure a place:

In support of Loneliness week, I met and spoke with representatives from @mentalhealth Foundation. It was great to gain a further understanding of loneliness and how we can reduce the stigma surrounding it. #LonelinessAwarenessWeek

🔊🇬🇧Three years ago the UK enshrined net zero into law - it now more important than ever to act

🌎Today on #NetZeroDay @EnvironmentAPPG members highlight the cross party support for achieving net zero by 2050 or sooner👇

We'll be hosting a Facebook Live with Chief Constable Chris Noble and senior officers on tonight at 6:30pm following the launch of our new local policing model👍

If you have any questions about the new model, please leave them below💭⬇️

Brilliant to be able to visit @MeccaStoke to celebrate #NationalBingoDay with staff and customers and learn more about the club’s work in the local community. Also great to participate in a special game of bingo to raise money for @decappeal in Ukraine today.

I was delighted to attend the @mencap_charity event in Parliament. With the launch of their report, It was a great opportunity to speak to people about their experiences throughout the pandemic

👩‍🏭👩‍🎓Women of Stoke Launch Event👩‍🌾👩‍💻

This afternoon I visited @BArtsStoke for the official launch event of @WomenofStoke which was set up to connect and celebrate women in Stoke-on-Trent and has so far gained over 6,000 members.

👩‍🏭👩‍🎓Women of Stoke👩‍🌾👩‍💻

If you are a woman looking for a safe space to connect with other women either to form friendships, reach out for support, share events, network, or just to say hello to someone, then please do join the Women of Stoke group at:

🌻A-MAIZE-ING GROW Community Garden🦔

Yesterday I visited @betterstoke community garden called A-MAIZE-ING GROW at Our Lady & St Werburgh’s Catholic Primary School in Clayton to cut the ribbon as their patron and officially open the gardens with @AaronBell4NUL.

🎉Women's Multicultural Resource Centre Launch Event🎉

This afternoon I attended the Women's Multicultural Resource Centre launch event by Women of Justice Arise who are a charity that works with refugee and BAME women who have experienced sexual and/or domestic violence.

On #ArmedForcesDay, people across the UK are joining together to recognise all those who are serving and have served our nation.

Whether at home or overseas we say thank you for your courage, service, and sacrifice.

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🚍 Abbey Hulton Community Bus Meeting 🚍

Thank you to everyone who attended my Community Bus Meeting at St. John's Church & Welcome Centre this morning to discuss the Number 5 Bus Service in Abbey Hulton.

On #ArmedForcesDay I want to pay tribute to our brave men and women who are serving and who have served to defend our country.

For all that you have done and all that you do - thank you for your service to our country.

🚌 Abbey Hulton Community Bus Meeting 🚌

I will be hosting a community meeting today for Abbey Hulton residents to raise with me the issues they are having with the Number 5 Bus Service from 10am till 11am at St John's Church, Greasley Road, Abbey Hulton, Stoke-on-Trent, ST2 8JD

Very sorry to see @OliverDowden stand down. He is a great colleague and an honourable man. I know he will continue as a fantastic Member of Parliament for Hertsmere.

Oliver Dowden @OliverDowden

My letter of resignation to the Prime Minister.

Busy afternoon in the constituency office where I have:
• Attended a number of meetings this morning
• Held my monthly surgery appointments where I have been listening to a number of residents concern
• Written to constituents
• Replied to a number of emails

📰 UK social enterprise champions revealed at SE100 Awards 📰

Foster carers & the fostering team will be at Armed Forces day 👩‍✈️💂‍♀️ on Sunday 26th June
Come & join us for a great family 👩‍👩‍👧‍👧👨‍👦day out, don't forget to say hi to the team 👋chat with foster carers & find out how you could join our fostering family 💕💕

I had the pleasure of attending the Nature Friendly Farming Network Parliamentary launch of their Rethink Food Campaign which presents a visionary look at future opportunities for the UK's food and farming. It was brilliant to see so many products grown and farmed across the 🇬🇧

The confirmed timing of the Lancaster Bomber flypast this Saturday is between 3.30 – 3.45pm.
@Potteriesmuseum #StokeIsOnTheUp #PoweringUpStoke @SOTCityCouncil @VisitStoke #SeeTheDifference #BackToMuseums #Spitfire #RAF #BattleOfBritain #Aviation #FlyPast #Spitfire

“The important work you do and the contribution you make is truly amazing.”

@jogideon, the newly-appointed chair of the APPG on social enterprise, addresses UK social enterprises at the #SE100 Social Business Awards

🏅NatWest #SE100 Social Business Awards🏅

As the chair of the APPG on Social Enterprise, I'd like to congratulate all those Social Enterprises who made the list and are receiving an award this evening at the #SE100 Social Business Awards.

I recently attended the @BreastCancerNow event to hear about their campaign to establish an ambitious target for how long it should take to have breast cancer diagnosed. It was also interesting to hear about how the COVID-19 Pandemic effected and continues to effect diagnoses.’

🚌 Abbey Hulton Bus Service mentioned in Parliament 🚌

I recently spoke about Abbey Hulton in Parliament when I spoke in the chamber about the local bus company deciding to cut back on the Number 5 Bus Service.

Visited Wakefield earlier today to support our @Conservatives candidate @cllrnadeemahmed. Stopped off at one of the pubs in Wakefield afterwards for a well earned bit of lunch.

📰 UK Betting and Gaming Industry leads the way “Levelling Up” the West Midlands

“I welcome the latest report from the Purpose Coalition which underlines how the betting and gaming industry is leading the levelling-up agenda across the UK.

Last week I had the pleasure of meeting with Colourblind at their reception in parliament. It was an opportunity to learn more about the barriers that people who are colour blind face and to discuss how to support children with colour blindness in education.

💙Don’t Face it Alone Anti-Bullying Campaign💙

I am pleased to be wearing the blue anti-bullying ribbon and show my support for @DianaAward Don’t Face it Alone anti-bullying campaign as we come together across the country to #SpeakOutAboutBullying.

Life, art & technology collide; co-created by young people & digital art creators Carse & Waterman, appearing beneath the Umbrella Project Stoke-on-Trent-Sat 25th June, 11:30am, Lamb Street, for a free launch event Discover, Unlock & Play. #UmbrellaProject2022
@ace_national ☂️

It is always brilliant to see @HighwayHarper and the Pothole Pro in Stoke-on-Trent Central when I am driving around the consituency. Pleased to see they are making repairs to Botteslow Street tonight. 👋 Sadly I couldn't stop to say hello but gave you and the team a wave.

🚌 Abbey Hulton Community Bus Meeting 🚌

I have recently written to residents in Abbey Hulton to invite them to a community meeting for Abbey Hulton residents to raise with me the issues they are having with the Number 5 Bus Service.

I recently spoke in the chamber for the second reading of the Levelling-up and Regeneration Bill in Parliament.
Levelling up means creating the right conditions for everyone to live a long, healthy, productive life. In short, "To Thrive".

I was pleased to recently welcome the @BetGameCouncil to Stoke-on-Trent Central to join their Chief Executive @MichaelDugher on a tour of local companies, including @GentingCasinoUK, @bet365 and @Coral to find out more about how they're supporting the Levelling Up agenda.

Every single day, members of the Armed Forces work around the clock to keep the UK and our allies safe.

On #ArmedForcesWeek, we salute their service.

🥳 Stoke-on-Trent named in Sunday Times best up-and-coming areas in whole of UK 🥳

Brilliant to hear that Stoke-on-Trent has been named in the Sunday Times as one of the best up-and-coming areas in whole of UK.

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