Anti Semitism has no place in Swindon

27th January is Holocaust Memorial Day. The Holocaust shook the very foundations of our civilization and the Memorial Day is the day for everyone to remember the millions of people murdered in that Holocaust under Nazi Persecution. We also remember the horrific genocides which followed in Cambodia, Rwanda, Bosnia, and Darfur. Last night, your Conservative Councillors, with support from Labour … Read More

Swindon Conservatives pass vote to ensure SBC is Carbon Neutral by 2030

• Climate change is an urgent issue and we are already taking a leading role by challenging ourselves and others to take steps towards becoming carbon neutral through the Councils Climate Change Working Group and its five Steering Groups: o Policy and Lobbying o Transport o Environment, Air Quality and Farming o Education, Engagement and Communication o Buildings, Economy Industry … Read More

Conservative Party Manifesto

The manifesto sets out how a Conservative majority government would bring back the Withdrawal Agreement Bill before Christmas so that we can get Brexit done by the end of January and focus on the people’s priorities. It also explains how a Conservative majority government that believes in a dynamic, market economy can invest in the people’s priorities like our NHS, schools and tackling crime. … Read More

Cole Car Park Re-Surfaced

Cllr Barbara Parry, “Cole Close Car Park was in a poor state of repair and we have been pushing Officers for a long time to resurface the car park.  It’s fantastic that this work has now been completed, thank you to those who carried out the work.”   Cllr Kevin Parry “Cole Close Car park was one of our key … Read More

Robert’s Weekly Column – October 16th 2019

Monday saw the State Opening of Parliament – the formal beginning of a new Parliamentary session. The highlight of this ceremony is the Queen’s Speech where the Government outlines it priorities. It was a proud moment for me in my role as Lord Chancellor and Justice Secretary to present the speech to Her Majesty the Queen. The Queen’s Speech set … Read More

Robert’s Weekly Column – October 9th 2019

Motor Neuron Disease is a dreadful illness that affects many families across the constituency and the country. That’s why, as your local MP, I have worked closely with the North Wiltshire Group of the Motor Neurone Disease Association (MNDA). This local charity works hard to raise awareness, campaign for improved services and raise funds to support local families affected by … Read More