Local News

Swindon’s Economy

There are many ways of judging the performance of Swindon’s economy.  The obvious criteria – things like employment statistics and retail figures – are all looking positive, and have been for some time. 

Thamesdown Drive extension

One of the most important projects I’m working on is the bid to make the long-overdue Thamesdown Drive extension a reality.  If we can push the road through to Great Western Way – as was originally proposed decades ago – it will make a huge difference throughout Swindon.

Robert Buckland launches new website

Thank you for your support at the last election. Because of you, David Cameron is the first Conservative Prime Minister in 13 years and the Government’s plans to build a strong economy and a big society are in full swing. Now, to help us communicate with you, we've launched this new local website.