News

Airbus announcement re job losses

Interviewed by ITV West Country regarding the Airbus announcement re job losses.

I stressed the need for additional Government support to protect the world leading aerospace expertise and capabilities we have in our area.

Severn Beach Noise Complaint

This afternoon I met with local Parish Councillor, Mike Pruett  and local residents to discuss a noise complaint affecting #SevernBeach.

Wild Place Project back open!

Great to be back at the Wild Place Project today, which is open again to visitors!

All visits now have to be pre booked online.

The Mall has re-opened!

Visited The Mall at Cribbs Causeway earlier today on the first day of its re-opening to shoppers.

Thank you to all of the staff working at the Mall for ensuring shopping can resume in a safe manner.

Boarding up of the statue of Winston Churchill and the Cenotaph

A very disappointing response from the Prime Minister in relation to the boarding up of the statue of Winston Churchill and the Cenotaph just weeks after the whole country commemorated VE Day.

You cannot give in to the rule of the mob by appeasing thugs and criminals.

Newly created West of England Economic Recovery Board

Today I spoke with West of England Combined Authority Mayor, Tim Bowles - we discussed the newly created West of England Economic Recovery Board that the Mayor launched earlier today, and will help our regional economy restart and renew as lock down is eased.