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Robert's Weekly Column - Wednesday 19th December 2018

With just under a week to go until Christmas, Swindon is looking more festive by the day, but the reality for me and most MPs is that we carry on working in our constituencies right up until the big day, making visits to local organisations and meeting with residents, as well as volunteering at p

Robert's Weekly Column - Wednesday 12th December 2018

Over the past few weeks, it feels as if Brexit is the only thing on the minds of media and politicians.  Whilst it is of undoubted importance, it must not overshadow the fact that lots of other vital developments have been taking place here in Swindon. 

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.