Robert's Weekly Swindon Advertiser Article - 4 January 2017

2016 seems to have been quite a year for obituaries, and it was with some sadness that I learned of the death of former Swindon train driver, Gordon Shurmer last week.  Gordon, who was in his mid-nineties, had a life-long passion for trains and will be remembered fondly by many people across our

Robert's Weekly Swindon Advertiser Article - 28th December 2016

If you had walked into a betting shop in January 2016 and put a wager on Britain voting to leave the EU, Leicester City winning the Premier League and Donald Trump being elected President of the United States, you would have received some funny looks and extremely long odds.  As we know, all thes

Robert's Weekly Swindon Advertiser Article - 21 December 2016

As the festivities draw ever closer, I will be busy here in Swindon this week, meeting with constituents, attending meetings with local businesses and taking part in a Charity Christmas Bag Pack Event at Waitrose in Wichelstowe in aid of the Swindon Therapy Centre for Multiple Sclerosis.