Yesterday, the Prime Minister announced that there will be a General Election on June 8th. There will be a vote in Parliament today on this but as the Labour Party have indicated their support, then the motion is likely to be passed.
Last Wednesday, we were attacked in the heart of our democracy. It was a senseless and barbaric act of terrorism that claimed the lives of four victims and injured many more. My thoughts and prayers are with all of those affected by those terrible events.
Like many people here in Swindon, I was delighted to learn last week that the Brighter Futures Radiotherapy Appeal has now moved past the halfway mark and raised over £1.5m towards the £2.9m target needed to secure a Radiotherapy Unit for our town.
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