MP adds his voice to anti-smoking drive (27 Feb 2014)
Charlie supports the British Heart Foundation's No Smoking Day.
"It's important for your health, your family and your wallet. People who stop smoking are better off in every way."
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MP and villagers toast return of post office to Eythorne (27 Feb 2014)
Charlie and villagers in Eythorne celebrate the return of full postal services to the village.
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MP not complacent about 'dramatic' joblessness fall (27 Feb 2014)
Charlie welcomes figures showing a 19% drop in unemployment locally.
"We need to see through the government's long-term economic plan to be sure that we continue to improve the picture for jobs."
Charlie's second Dover Jobs Fair is on Friday 7 March at Dover Town Hall between 10am-3pm.
Click here for more information.
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Raise maternity pay to minimum wage, says Charlie (20 Feb 2014)
Charlie proposes plans to increase maternity pay to minimum wage level. Dover's Labour candidate opposes the policy which would help parents with newborns, particularly the self-employed.
"The Labour Party used to care about hard pressed parents and I am astonished that this is no longer the case."
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Visit is just the ticket (13 Feb 2014)
Government Minister Ed Vaizey MP joins Charlie and Leo the Library Lion at Deal Library for National Library Day.
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Charlie signs Holocaust memorial (06 Feb 2014)
Charlie signs the Holocaust Memorial Book of Commitment in parliament.
"I was proud to sign the Book of Commitment in parliament. We must never forget the great evil that was done."
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Why is our hospital left out of this consultation? (06 Feb 2014)
Health bosses say Deal has been left out of the current outpatients consultation because it was part of an East Kent study in 2006. The problem is, the people of Deal weren't told told about it back then!
Charlie says, "I'm perplexed, because I don't think anyone in Deal was told. It looks ominously like we were being let down by our representatives at the time. This development makes my job in safeguarding hospital services very hard."
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Readers back People's Port by a huge majority (30 Jan 2014)
A massive 82% of Dover Express readers back the People's Port in an online poll.
Charlie says the "incredible result" reveals a "groundswell of support for the People's Port".
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MP promotes second town jobs fair (23 Jan 2014)
The second Dover Jobs Fair, organised by Charlie, takes place at Dover Town Hall, 10am-3pm, on Friday 7th March. Click here for full details.
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High Street of the Year (23 Jan 2014)
Charlie welcomes Government Minister Brandon Lewis MP to Deal to celebrate the town's High Street of the Year award.
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