Black Mamba in Derby City Centre

Recently shocking photos have emerged showing the effect that the illegal substance 'Black Mamba' is having on people on the streets in Derby City Centre.

Amanda Solloway takes part in YMCA 'Sleep Easy' challenge

There are few things worse than having to leave your family home when you are young, vulnerable and alone .This year I slept out for one night to try and raise funds for this vital and amazing charity. YMCA Derbyshire’s 2017 Sleep Easy event took place on Friday 31st March.

Amanda Solloway's plan for homeless to grow their own food

Amanda Solloway has put forward her City Growing Project where the community will work together to grow food. Those who cannot pay will get it for free and other people will receive items in return for a donation. 

Get Your Business Exporting

The Department for International Trade have set up a new service to encourage you as businesses to take a new attitude to doing business overseas.

Amanda holds bullying workshop at Derby College

As part of Anti-bullying week 2016, Amanda Solloway held an anti-bullying workshop at Derby College Joseph Wright 6th Form College. It was an opportunity to bring together 20 students from the college to discuss bullying, its different forms and the impact that it can have on people.

Surgery at Citizens Advice Bureau

I recently held one of my weekly surgeries in conjunction with Derby’s Citizens Advice Bureau at their premises on Green lane in the city centre.

School Crossing Patrols Saved

The future of Derby's lollipop men and ladies looks to have been secured after councillors initially said they would scrap funding for the service.