Statement From Robert Buckland MP

“I have been working constantly for a smooth Brexit, rather than a crash out no deal at the end of the month. “I voted again for the Withdrawal Agremeent on Tuesday and after it was lost by a narrower margin, On Wednesday, I wanted to support the Government’s original motion ruling out a no deal Brexit on 29th March, together … Read More

Justin Visits Great Western Academy To Meet The School Parliament & Radio Club

North Swindon MP Justin Tomlinson has visited The Great Western Academy to see how it has progressed since opening in September. The £21 million new school was announced in March 2015 after a long campaign by Justin and is set to open in the Tadpole Garden Village area of town next month. Justin actively lobbied Ministers to ensure that secondary … Read More

North Swindon MP Unveils New Defibrillator In St. Andrews

North Swindon MP Justin Tomlinson has joined St Andrews’ residents to unveil a new defibrillator. Located at The Jovial Monk, the new defibrillator had been secured thanks to the fantastic fundraising efforts of The Ridge Coffee Club. To raise the money the group held pub quizzes, table top sales, a Christmas Fair and cake stall, generating an impressive £2500. With … Read More

Justin’s Weekly Swindon Adver Article – 1st March 2019

Whilst it might seem that Brexit is dominating Parliamentary business, this week the House of Commons debated another crucial issue – the urgent need to tackle climate change & reduce carbon emissions. Climate change poses the biggest threat to the future of our planet. Rising temperatures, melting polar ice caps, and extreme weather events all point to the need to … Read More

Justin Tomlinson MP Welcomes Home Secretary To Swindon

The Home Secretary, Sajid Javid, has visited Swindon to update police officers, MPs and Councillors about the Government’s efforts to tackle ‘County Lines’ drug gangs. ‘County Lines’ drug gangs are dealers from large cities who expand their activities to smaller cities and towns, often getting children and vulnerable adults involved in their activities. In Wiltshire, the number of under 18-year … Read More

Cllr Barbara Parry Wins Unanimous Support for County Lines

Last night at the Swindon Full Council meeting, Cllr Barbara Parry successfully gained unanimous support on her County Lines Motion to enable Swindon Borough Council and partners to increase and further improve the work to tackle criminal exploitation. Cllr Barbara Parry, “I am absolutely delighted with the level of support received and the shared passion to protect children, young people … Read More