PMQs takes place on Wednesdays when the House of Commons is sitting. Please click here to see the dates the House is not sitting. PMQs begins at 12.00 noon however, you should aim to arrive at Parliament for 11.20am in order to get through security and collect your tickets. 

Tickets are extremely limited with MP's only being guaranteed a maximum of two tickets, two to three times per year. If you are interested please contact my office for further information, using the web submission to the right-hand side of this page.


Tours of Parliament, given by a professional guide, are available free of charge. Tours depart approximately every 5 minutes, and last around 75 minutes. 

Please note that tours are not recommended for young children as there is a lot of walking. Pushchairs are allowed, but larger models will not fit in certain areas. Bags or luggage larger than those permitted in aircraft cabins may be refused entry.

For further information regarding tour packages and schedules, click here.


Tours have been suspended during Elizabeth Tower Refurbishment

Essential works needed to refurbish and repair the Elizabeth Tower and Great Clock were announced in April 2016. These large scale works will take place over three years, with an anticipated start in early 2017. Tours will be suspended during refurbishment for the entirety of the duration. Further information on the programme of works can be found on the Living Heritage Website.


My staff work flexibly in two offices, one in the Westminster Parliamentary Estate in London and the other at Maidstone East Train Station forecourt in the Maidstone & the Weald Constituency. They manage incoming calls, letters and emails, handle constituency casework, carry out research, attend surgeries, manage my engagements diary and liaise with other government agencies and the media.

The team are:

Office Manager/ Senior Parliamentary Assistant - Miss Bethany Sidwell

Senior Parliamentary Assistant - Mr Simon Grant

Parliamentary Assistant - Mrs Vanda Vincent

Parliamentary Assistant - Mr Alex Rolfe

Caseworker - Miss Katy Allen


Apply for tickets

You must be a constituent to request these tickets. If you do not live within the Maidstone & the Weald constituency, please visit http://www.parliament.uk/ to contact your local MP.

Tickets for:

Name:

Address:

Postcode:

Telephone:

Email address:

Preferred date 1 *:

Preferred date 2 *:

Preferred date 3 *:

Number Of Tickets Requested:

* For PMQs, dates must be Wednesdays. The next 4 weeks are highly likely to be fully booked. For clock tower tours please also enter desired time, Tours are held three times a day at 9.15am, 11.15am or 2.15pm.


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