News

Airbus and Brexit

Airbus is an important and valued part of our aerospace industry, especially in my constituency. I am surprised to see this statement because Sky News reported similar last week and Airbus subsequently denied it. As such I would welcome Airbus clarifying their position on this issue.

PMQs - Tribute to Bob Woodward

During PMQs  I asked the Prime Minister if she would join me in a tribute to Bob Woodward, who died on Sunday.

He was an inspirational figure; a great and compassionate man. 

January Update

It has been an incredibly busy time here in Filton and Bradley Stoke, as well as in parliament.

Jack visits Royal Mail Sorting Office

Jack visited Royal Mail Sorting Office in Bristol on Thursday, where they are handling the Christmas peak of 6 million cards, letters and parcels a day,

Rob Patterson, Site Manager, also updated Jack on the multi million pound investment in the facility coming over the next year.

December Update

At the start of November, I held a Senior Citizens Advice and Information Fair at Lincombe Barn, Downend.

We must get behind the Prime Minister to deliver Brexit

Following this week’s confidence vote in the Prime Minister, it is crucial that we now unite behind Mrs May and support her in delivering the Brexit that the people voted for, whilst bringing the country together.

GKN announces new £32m site in Filton

Yesterday, GKN Aerospace announced plans for a new £32m Global Technology Centre. The announcement was made by Hans Büthker, CEO GKN Aerospace, and Rt Hon. Greg Clark MP, the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, on a visit to GKN’s Western Approach site in Bristol.

Jack attends Christmas on the Hill

 

Jack attended the Christmas on the Hill event in Staple Hill, which was a great success. It was especially boosted by independent retailers on Small Business Saturday.