Welcome to mikewood.org.uk
I hope you will find the information here interesting and useful. Since my election in 1997 I have tried to work hard for Batley and Spen and hope to continue doing so. Through this site I will keep you updated about this work, the campaigns I am involved with and opportunities for you to get involved.
MP condemn's health secretary's green light for hospital downgrade
Batley and Spen MP Mike Wood has reacted angrily to the Health Secretary's decision to allow the reconfiguration of Mid Yorkshire Hospital Trust to continue without a full independent review. This will mean services at Dewsbury and District Hospital will be downgraded. >>more
Mike Wood announces he will step down as MP in 2015
Batley and Spen MP Mike Wood has announced that he will retire in 2015 and not fight the next general election for Labour. >>more