At an event with Citizens Advice where I had the opportunity to see an interactive map highlighting the range of issues people in Tewkesbury raise. Citizens Advice play an important role in providing free confidential and impartial advice to people in my constituency.
I welcome the news that Gloucestershire Country Council have granted Cleeve School £139,000 in funding to support building work that will increase capacity at the school. The newly-approved funding adds to the £5.3million investment that has already been agreed.
Signing up to the Sky Ocean Rescue campaign to #PassOnPlastic. We have already introduced one of the world's toughest bans on microbeads and removed nine billion carrier bags from circulation, but there is more to do to remove plastic from our oceans.
Following concerns raised by constituents, I have asked the Secretary of State for Health about the ability of ambulance services in Gloucestershire to meet their targets for attending emergency calls.
Experiencing the world-class technology of the new F-35 in a Lockheed Martin F-35 simulator in London. The global F-35 programme will support 20,000 UK jobs over the 30 year production period and already the programme has generated over £9 billon for UK industry.
I would like to welcome several measures brought forward in the budget, which recognised the need to deal with our debts whilst investing to build a strong economy as we make our way in the world outside the European Union.
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