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Cancer Patient Travel Times

Yesterday, in a Westminster Hall debate about travel times for cancer patients, I highlighted the fantastic work of CLIC Sargent who assist families and young cancer patients in our area.

Cancer Patient Travel Times

Yesterday, in a Westminster Hall debate about travel times for cancer patients, I highlighted the fantastic work of CLIC Sargent who assist families and young cancer patients in our area.

Cancer Patient Travel Times

Yesterday, in a Westminster Hall debate about travel times for cancer patients, I highlighted the fantastic work of CLIC Sargent who assist families and young cancer patients in our area.

Severn Bridge Tolls VAT Scrapped

From today, local residents will benefit from cheaper travel across the Severn Bridge after the Government approved plans to make tolls VAT exempt. Cars heading for Wales will be charged £5.60 instead of £6.70, with vans paying £11.20 - down from £13.40 - and coaches £16.70, currently £20.

Severn Bridge Tolls VAT Scrapped

From today, local residents will benefit from cheaper travel across the Severn Bridge after the Government approved plans to make tolls VAT exempt. Cars heading for Wales will be charged £5.60 instead of £6.70, with vans paying £11.20 - down from £13.40 - and coaches £16.70, currently £20.

Festive Wedding in Parliament

Jack Lopresti, Member of Parliament for Filton and Bradley Stoke, has been celebrating his wedding to fellow MP, Andrea Jenkyns, at an intimate ceremony in the chapel at the Palace of Westminster on Friday, 22nd December.

Extra Winter Funding for NHS

I am pleased that the Government has acknowledged the pressures that the NHS finds itself under each winter and has allocated funding to invest in our local hospitals to allow the dedicated staff to carry on their excellent work.

Samaritan's Christmas Pledge

This week I joined my parliamentary colleagues in signing the Samaritan’s Christmas Pledge to support suicide prevention in 2018.

Samaritan's Christmas Pledge

This week I joined my parliamentary colleagues in signing the Samaritan’s Christmas Pledge to support suicide prevention in 2018.

Boost for local Post Offices

This week the Government announced £370 million extra funding for the Post Office to extend opening hours, cut queue times and protect rural branches.