Articles

Robert's Weekly Column - 5th December 2018

Although I am working hard on Brexit issues, I continue with my local campaigns and community activities as vigorously as ever and I was delighted to see so many people at Buckhurst Community Centre in Walcot last Thursday when I hosted my third Loneliness Summit with Swindon Seniors Forum.

Robert's Weekly Column - Wednesday 28th November 2018

One of the greatest pleasures about my role as your MP is welcoming local schools to Parliament, and last week, I welcomed Year Six pupils and staff from Peatmoor Community Primary School to Westminster to discuss climate change, bees and plastic pollution, after the group won a Research Council

Robert's Weekly Article - Wednesday 14th November 2018

Here in Swindon, our armed services are a deeply ingrained part of our lives both past and present and I am extremely proud to represent a constituency that rightly holds our military personnel in the highest regard.

Robert's Weekly Column - 9th November 2018

This coming Sunday, 11th November 2018, marks the commemoration of the 100th anniversary of the signing of Armistice.  The day will recognise the significance of the end of the First World War, and the sacrifice made by so many men and women during this period.

Robert's Weekly Column - Wednesday 10th October 2018

Approximately 1 in 4 people in the UK will experience a mental health problem each year, so ensuring that the mental health of employees is on the agenda at workplaces in Swindon and encouraging a positive climate to discuss mental health at work amongst local employers is vital.