How to contact me

You can contact me in a number of ways;

  • In person by appointment or at my regular advice surgeries held in Chadderton, Oldham and Royton town centres
  • In person by appointment in the Central Lobby, House of Commons when parliament sits.
  • In writing by letter, email or through third party sites like
  • We don’t usually accept casework over the phone but if you have already raised an issue you may wish to call for an update.
  • We never accept casework by social media such as Twitter or Facebook.
  • Please follow me on Twitter or Facebook for updates on my work in parliament and campaigns.  Please note however that I do not get into long exchanges on Twitter, nor do I spent all day and night on it.

London Office

House of Commons

Telephone: 0207 219 6039

Oldham Office

Textile House
108 Union Street

Telephone: 0161 652 8485


Emails and letters are dealt with by my staff in Oldham or London in the first instance.

Attending advice surgeries

Advice surgeries are held which you can attend at the location shown. 

To book simply email or telephone: 0161 652 8485

Dates 4th Friday of each month
Time 5.30 – 6.30pm
Venue Chadderton Wellbeing Centre, Burnley Street, OL9 0JW

Free car parking is available across the road at the Asda supermarket.

Dates 2nd and 4th Friday of each month
Time 4.00 – 5.00pm
Venue Textile House, 108 Union Street, Oldham, OL1 1DU

Free on-street car parking is available for up to 20 minutes on Union Street.

Dates 2nd Friday of each month
Time 5.30 – 6.30pm
Venue Royton Town Hall, Rochdale Road, Royton, OL2 6QG

Free car parking is available across the road at the shopping precinct