'Phenomenal’ local woman recognised as Hero

Rutland and Melton MP Alicia Kearns has recognised a new local hero for their outstanding response to the COVID-19 pandemic; the landlady of the Grapes Pub in Melton, Sharon Brown.

Statement on Dominic Cummings

In the last few days I have been contacted by hundreds of residents on the issue of Dominic Cummings’ actions. I have made sure the views of residents from across Rutland and Melton are heard by senior members of the Conservative Party and Government.

Government support of local authorities welcomed by MP

Rutland and Melton MP Alicia Kearns has welcomed that communities across Leicestershire and Rutland have benefitted from £437 million in Government funding since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Rutland Times OP-Ed 19th May

In the last week the Government has made significant progress to defeat COVID-19. We have rapidly developed our small and specialised diagnostics industry and scaled it at an exponential pace.