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.
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.
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’.
After a very busy couple of weeks since the election, I can’t believe how quickly time has passed! I’m absolutely delighted to continue supporting our local community, and I’ve already been involved in different events and local organisations across South Swindon.
On the 5th June I will be hosting my next Advice Surgery at Waitrose in East Wichel between 10.30am and 12pm. Please come along if you would like to have a chat or if you would like to ask me any questions – there is no appointment necessary. I look forward to seeing you there!