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Liz’s latest column for the Leicester Mercury

In my Leicester Mercury column this month I talk about how feelings of loneliness and isolation can have a huge impact on our mental and physical health and how taking away free TV licences for the over 75s is short-sighted and will do nothing to tackle the growing problem of loneliness.

The blame for this firmly lies with the Government and I will continue to campaign against this decision and for the investment in local services and support that make such a difference to my constituents’ lives.

You can read my full column here.