Pre-Budget and Greece

Tomorrow, George Osborne will deliver his second budget speech of this year which will reveal new government spending plans for the next twelve months and beyond.

Guide Dogs for the Blind Association

Last month, I was given a star on Guide Dogs’ pavement parking Walk of Fame for supporting the charity’s campaign to stop cars parking on pavements.

End of June update

The Regent Circus development was a huge step forward for Swindon’s regeneration. Not only has the site spawned great new restaurants, a cinema, and a supermarket to the centre since it opened its doors last August

Armed Forces Day

As part of my five-point plan for the town after I was re-elected, I pledged to continue to help drive up education standards here in South Swindon to give young people the skills they need for the jobs of the future.

Magna Carta

When King John approved the Magna Carta at Runnymede Green in Surrey using his royal seal of beeswax and resin, he would never have imagined that the treaty would be celebrated in England eight centuries later.

New Office Branch

Exciting news! On Monday 22nd June, I’ll be moving to a new branch office on Wood Street in Old Town! The new address is: Unit 1, The Arcade, 29c & First Floor Rear, 29b Wood Street, Swindon, SN1 4AN

Psychoactive Substances Bill

During the Queen’s speech last Wednesday, it was announced that the Conservative Government will draft a Psychoactive Substances Bill that will introduce an absolute ban on new psychoactive substances (NPS), which are often referred to as ‘legal highs’.

The Queen's Speech

Today, I am excited to be visiting the House of Lords to witness an incredibly important event in the Parliamentary calendar: the official State Opening of Parliament.