01 DEC 2016

Joint Statement from Jack Lopresti MP and Luke Hall MP

Jack Lopresti MP for Filton and Bradley Stoke and Luke Hall MP for Thornbury and Yate's joint statement in relation to parents and pupils concerns over the process of finding new sponsor arrangements for both Winterbourne Academy and Yate International Academy. "Yesterday we met with the Secretary ...


24 NOV 2016

Statement on the future of Winterbourne International Academy

Jack Lopresti MP for Filton and Bradley Stoke and Luke Hall MP Thornbury and Yate's joint statement in relation to parents and pupils concerns over the process of finding new sponsor arrangements for both Winterbourne Academy and Yate International Academy. "As two local South Gloucestershire MP's ...


24 NOV 2016

MetroBus meeting

Earlier today I had a meeting with representatives from South Gloucestershire Council, MetroBus, contractors Alun Griffiths, local Councillors, including Councillor Colin Hunt, South Gloucestershire's lead Councillor for Transport, to discuss the ongoing problems with gridlock in Bradley Stoke resul...


21 NOV 2016

Urgent meeting called with representatives of Metrobus, the road Contractors and South Gloucestershire Council

Jack Lopresti MP has called an urgent meeting with those responsible for the Metrobus works in Bradley Stoke which are causing major road congestion. Representatives from; the road contractors, Metrobus, South Gloucestershire Council including the lead Councillor responsible for Transport in South ...


18 NOV 2016

Library consultation now open

A second consultation period has been opened by South Gloucestershire Council on their proposed changes to the library service. The Council has radically changed their plans following the initial round of consultation, and are now proposing an 'open access' system to enable libraries to be used for ...


18 NOV 2016

Bradley Stoke congestion

I have been in touch with MetroBus and South Gloucestershire Council this week about the huge problems with congestion in Bradley Stoke. They have issued the following statement, Statement on Bradley Stoke Way MetroBus would like to apologise for the congestion in the Bradley Stoke area due to nec...


28 OCT 2016

Stoke Gifford Royal British Legion Poppy Appeal launch

Today Jack attended the launch of Stoke Gifford Royal British Legion annual Poppy Appeal. As has become traditional, the launch was held at Bristol Parkway Station, and was well attended by Stoke Gifford Scout Group, Royal British Legion Riders, local Air Cadets, and Brian Cumming MBE, a Chelsea Pen...


20 OCT 2016

New homes in Filton

Jack was present today at the opening of 22 new homes for rent and shared ownership that have been commissioned by Knightstone Housing in Filton. The development was part of South Gloucestershire Council's strategy to deliver more affordable homes across South Gloucestershire. Of the 22 properties, ...


14 OCT 2016

Visit to Abbeyfield in Easter Compton

Filton and Bradley Stoke MP Jack Lopresti visited residents at Home Farm Way in Easter Compton last Friday to help celebrate fifty years of Abbeyfield Bristol & Keynsham Society. The Easter Compton site is one of five properties owned by Abbeyfield in the region, designed for people over the ag...


10 OCT 2016

X74 bus service

I was very disappointed by the announcement of the ending of the X74 bus service through Bradley Stoke, Little Stoke and Filton. Constituents have been in touch with me to tell me how unhappy they are and how useful they found the service, particularly as it connected this part of Bristol with major...


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Latest News

01 DEC 2016

Joint Statement from Jack Lopresti MP and Luke Hall MP

Jack Lopresti MP for Filton and Bradley Stoke and Luke Hall MP for Thornbury and Yate's joint...


24 NOV 2016

Statement on the future of Winterbourne International Academy

Jack Lopresti MP for Filton and Bradley Stoke and Luke Hall MP Thornbury and Yate's joint statement...


24 NOV 2016

MetroBus meeting

Earlier today I had a meeting with representatives from South Gloucestershire Council, MetroBus,...


Parliament

Leasehold and Commonhold Reform: Christmas Adjournment (20 Dec 2016)
Jack Lopresti: I wish to address two very important constituency issues: transport infrastructure improvements, and education provision in Filton and Bradley Stoke. The Metrobus scheme will provide a dedicated bus route from the south of Bristol to the northern fringe of Bristol, including my constituency, in order to provide an alternative to private car journeys. It should carry 600,000 passengers per...

Written Answers — Ministry of Defence: Antiship Missiles (12 Dec 2016)
Jack Lopresti: To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, if he will make an assessment of the potential merits of extending the in-service date for the GWS 60 Harpoon beyond 2018.