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Robert's Weekly Swindon Adver Article - 27th September 2017

In my work as a Barrister, before I became an MP, I dealt with lots of cases involving knives and young people and witnessed first-hand the devastating effects that knife crime can have on a community so I was glad to see Swindon Borough Councillor for Eldene and Dorcan, Kevin Parry and Parish Co

Robert's Weekly Swindon Adver Article - 20th September 2017

Swindon’s reputation as a place for innovation, enterprise and business is a strong one, and we continue to move forward. Over the past seven years, the number of new businesses in our town has grown rapidly and more jobs have been created.

Robert's Weekly Swindon Advertiser Article - 14th September 2017

Helping to make sure that our children and young people get the best start in life has always been one of my key priorities and as part of this, with North Swindon MP Justin Tomlinson, we met Bradley Simmons, Regional Director at Ofsted on Monday to discuss the recent progress made in Swindon sch

Robert's Weekly Swindon Advertiser Article - 8th September 2017

On Sunday, alongside my colleague Alex Williams I ran the Swindon Half Marathon to help raise money for a local charity, Dressability. Despite the persistent rain and wind, we were able to run the race is just over 2 hours and 20 minutes – a new personal best!

Robert's Weekly Swindon Advertiser Article - 23 August 2017

Every summer, hundreds of young people here in Swindon take part in the National Citizen Service (NCS). The scheme enables those aged between 15 and 17 to complete challenges, make their mark and build skills for work and life. I recently attended an NCS event here in Swindon.