Local News

Meeting with Local Stakeholders

It is always a proud moment as an MP when a local business in the constituency is recognised with a national award.

HOPPA Bus Launch and Pig Farms!

The new Amesbury HOPPA bus was launched today at the Holiday Inn, Solstice Park where I had the pleasure of cutting the ribbon. Community Transport South Wiltshire offer some fantastic services offering accessible and affordable transport.

Shadowing Local Police

It was a privilege to spend time with the police in Salisbury to gain a better understanding of the challenges they face as they work to protect communities across South Wiltshire.

NCS Visit

I was really pleased to be able to join young National Citizen Service (NCS) participants at River Bourne Community Farm on Friday to help them prepare a series of social action projects that will benefit the local community.

Visit to Winterslow Primary School

A real pleasure to be at Winterslow Primary School this morning to talk about politics at Westminster and field some tough questions from the pupils in Year 6!

Meeting with Highways England

Very productive meeting with Highways England in Parliament this afternoon. I stressed the importance of solving the congestion problem on Southampton Road/A36.

Opening Pantry Partnership Facilities

It was a brilliant morning in Victoria Park where I helped to officially open the new the Pantry Partnership facilities! The Pantry Partnership are a social enterprise doing some fantastic work in reducing food waste and engaging with isolated people in our community.

Another jam-packed Friday!

It's been another jam-packed Friday in and around Salisbury - visiting schools and meeting with businesses and charities.

Opening of the Bishop's Mill

Following a difficult year, it was great to support the opening of the Bishop's Mill. I look forward to a busy summer season ahead!

Ultrafast Full Fibre Broadband for Salisbury!

I’m thrilled with today’s announcement by Openreach that they have chosen Salisbury to be their first entire city in the UK to have ultrafast full fibre broadband.