Prime Minister praises hard-working Pendle MP

Andrew Stephenson
Andrew Stephenson

Prime Minister David Cameron took time out to praise Pendle MP Andrew Stephenson when he visited the constituency in a pre-election tour.

Mr Stephenson held his Pendle seat to applause from supporters last night.

On a visit to Barrowford less than a week before polling day, the Prime Minister had met Mr Stephenson and said: “Andrew Stephenson has been a brilliant Member of Parliament for the past five years. He’s really delivered in his area.

“He’s working incredibly hard for local people.”

He highlighted the work Mr Stephenson had carried out to help secure improvements at Burnley Hospital. the Justice for Jane campaign and copnstruction of new primary schools.