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RORY STEWART MP BACKS YOUTH PARLIAMENT'S 'MAKE YOUR MARK' INITIATIVE

Rory Stewart MP has held a meeting with local Member of Youth Parliament (MYP) for Carlisle and Eden, Jacob Reid, to discuss his support for the national 'Make Your Mark' initiative - the nation-wide ballot that gives young people aged between 11 and 18 the chance to decide what their MYPs should

RORY STEWART'S FORESTRY THINK-TANK IN FACT-FINDING BORDERLANDS VISIT

Rory Stewart MP led twenty members of his forestry and woodlands think-tank on a tour of the northernmost part of his constituency - around Kershope Forest and the parish of Bewcastle - on a mobile visit designed to assess the potential of woodland and forestry to regenerate rural development in

RORY STEWART MP CELEBRATES 'OUTSTANDING' CARE HOME RATING

Penrith and the Border MP Rory Stewart, visited staff at Wigton's Inglewood Care Home last week to congratulate them on a recent inspection in which they were rated "outstanding" by the Care Quality Commission (CQC).

Rory plays Henry Lloyd-Hughes

In April Rory Stewart was portrayed by Henry Lloyd-Hughes in 'Occupational Hazards' a play by Stephen Brown performed at The Hampstead Theatre and based on Rory's memoir of his time in Iraq.

New post for Rory Stewart

Rory Stewart has been appointed Minister of State for Africa in the new administration, combining his former role at the Department for International Development with a similar one at the Foreign Office.