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Gipsy Patch Lane Stakeholder Liaison Group Meeting

Attended the Gipsy Patch Lane Stakeholder Liaison Group this morning at Little Stoke Community Hall, for an update on progress on this essential transport project.

Interesting to hear the contractor, Alun Griffiths, commitment to deliver their side of this huge project on time.

Visit to MBDA exhibit at DSEI 2019

Pleased to meet Michael Mew from Filton with MBDA representatives at the Defence and Security Equipment International (DSEI) event.

I've agreed to visit MBDA Filton again soon.

Visit to DSEI 2019

I visited the Defence and Security Equipment International (DSEI) event 2019 today to see many of the world-renowned companies from our area exhibiting.

Great to meet with several local employees and had interesting discussions about projects such as Tempest.

Meeting with the Secretary of State for Education

Following Education questions earlier today, I met again with Gavin Williamson MP, the Secretary of State for Education, to discuss further education being devolved to the West of England Combined Authority.

Campaigning for a new Motorway Junction along the M4

Today I met with the Secretary of State for Transport Grant Shapps, Minister Charlotte Vere alongside local MP's Luke Hall, Chris Skidmore and West of England Mayor Tim Bowles to campaign for the M4 Junction 18a, which will significantly boost our local economy.