Letter: Constituency MP should be a full-time role

Seeing that Derbyshire Dales people voted Sarah Dines to be ‘full-time’ MP, it seems she is now only doing 50 per cent for the constituency.

Friday, 8th October 2021, 1:40 pm

The other 50 per cent is working as a Parliamentary Private Secretary for the Tory party in London.Who will be looking after the Derbyshire Dales?

Alan Heathcote

Matlock

A reader questions if their local MP can give 100 per cent in their job with the recent addition of another role in Parliament

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