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Robert Buckland MP supports charity’s call to close the autism employment gap

Robert Buckland, Member of Parliament for South Swindon, is welcoming a campaign to close the autism employment gap.  Robert was one of over 100 MPs to attend the launch of a new National Autistic Society report and campaign in Parliament on 31st October, which highlighted the low levels of emplo

Robert Buckland MP to open Dementia Summit in Swindon

Robert Buckland MP will be opening a Dementia Summit in Swindon on Friday, 25th November.

The event will bring together key local organisations from different sectors to discuss how we can make Swindon a more dementia friendly town.

Unemployment falls again in South Swindon

The number of people who are unemployed in South Swindon has fallen again.

According to the latest figures released by the Office for National Statistics, 982 people claimed Job Seeker's Allowance or Universal Credit in September 2016, down from 1,033 six months ago.