Last night we held a fundraising dinner for our superb MP Robert Halfon.
Joining us were Eric Pickles and his lovely wife and Frank Bruno.
Frank spoke very openly and honestly about his struggles with mental health issues and how he now keeps his body and mind fit.
Eric covered a wide range of topics including how he is changing planning law to deal with travellers – something the whole audience was very interested in!
Rob gave a barnstorming speech, covering the campaigns he has successfully led around petrol duty and hospital parking fees and showed just what a great MP he has become with some insightful thoughts about the state of the country.
My wife won (in my view)the best prize of the night in the raffle: