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Antony Higginbotham MP to host Burnley’s first Facebook Live Surgery Q&A

During the Covid-19 outbreak I've been unable to conduct face to face surgeries and so am running a live question and answers session on Facebook at 6pm this coming Thursday. Questions are already being submitted on my Facebook page which can be found by searching ‘Antony Higginbotham MP’.

Antony Higginbotham MP welcomes £68.6m Government investment in local schools

New local MP Antony Higginbotham has welcomed a £68.6m Government investment in schools across Burnley – the largest funding boost in a decade, levelling up per pupil funding to ensure that all schools have the right investment to deliver an outstanding education in Burnley and Padiham.

Antony Higginbotham returned as MP for Burnley

Antony Higginbotham has been returned as the Member of Parliament for Burnley in this year's General Election. 

The result is the first time in 109 years that a Conservative has won in Burnley, giving a clear message that the town wants change. 

Antony set's out the choice in this election

The choice in this election is clear. It is a choice between me as your representative in Westminster, who will finally follow-through on the decision we took in 2016, or a vote for Labour - more indecision and inaction.