Anneliese brings shadow Health Secretary to meet Oxford innovators

  Anneliese brought Jonathan Ashworth MP, Labour's Shadow Health Secretary, to Oxford this week. Anneliese and Jonathan met with a number of scientists, engineers and entrepreneurs who have been supported by Oxford Innovation to develop their health care technologies.  Continue reading

Anneliese cycles 25 miles in aid of Helen & Douglas House

On Sunday 20 May, Anneliese completed the 25-mile Bike Oxford route in aid of Helen & Douglas House. Helen and Douglas House offers hospice care for children and young people in Oxford, which costs £5 million a year to run. Up to 85% of the charity's funding comes from voluntary donations. Continue reading

"Oxford is now the least affordable place in Britain to buy a home" - Anneliese Dodds MP highlights Oxford's unaffordable housing market

Oxford is now the least affordable place in Britain to buy a home, with the average home costing 16 times average salaries. Rents have rocketed, and we now have up to 60 people rough sleeping on our streets of a night. That has happened despite huge local efforts to improve the situation. Continue reading

Anneliese welcomes Liberian parliamentarians to her constituency office

Anneliese Dodds met with a delegation of Liberian parliamentarians yesterday at her constituency office in East Oxford. Anneliese enjoyed sharing her experiences of being a constituency MP in the UK, and discussing the common challenges faced by parliamentarians in both countries. Continue reading

Anneliese joins St Mungo’s and the Porch to shine a spotlight on rough sleeping in Oxford

Following visits to St Mungo’s and the Porch, Anneliese reflects on the rise of rough sleeping in the city of Oxford, and praises local homelessness charities and volunteers for their work supporting rough sleepers. Continue reading