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An update from Robert Buckland MP on East Walcot

South Swindon MP Robert Buckland has been dealing with reports of anti-social behaviour in East Walcot.

The Adver reported on Friday that people living in the area had spoken of a surge of anti-social behaviour in recent weeks.

Robert's Weekly Article - 10th January 2018

Parliament has returned this week following the Christmas and New Year Recess. It has been a busy few weeks over the festive period and a welcome opportunity to spend more time in Swindon, talking to fellow residents, attending local events and meeting with local businesses and charities.

It’s Time To Build On Defence Spending

Robert writes for the Independent

2018 marks several important anniversaries, but very high on that list has to be that it is seventy years since Eleanor Roosevelt’s unveiling of the Universal Declaration on Human Rights.

Robert's Weekly Column - 4th January 2018

The news that 2017 was the cleanest and greenest year in Britain since the Industrial Revolution was a great way to end the year and go into 2018.

Robert's Weekly Adver Column - 20th December 2017

As Christmas approaches, many of us are working hard to tie up all those loose ends before the festive break, remembering all those in the emergency services who will still be working. As 2017 draws to a close it is important that we remember those less fortunate than ourselves.

Robert's Weekly Swindon Adver Column - 13th December 2017

Over the past few months,  as well as my work for fellow residents, I have been busy as a Minister dealing with the EU Withdrawal Bill as it is debated in the House of Commons.  I am working to ensure that we have a fully functioning legal system on the day we leave the EU.

Robert Buckland MP supports rare cancer charity Cancer52

Robert Buckland MP has attended a parliamentary reception organised by charity Cancer52, an alliance of nearly 100 charities united by their vision of a better future for everyone affected by rare and less common cancers.

Robert's Weekly Swindon Adver Article - 6th December 2017

There was welcome news for Swindon last week as Nationwide announced that they have teamed up with Swindon Borough Council in a community lead housing project, which could see more than 200 new homes built on the Oakfield campus site.