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Conservative Party Conference

I have just returned from Conservative Party Conference, which is not only a time for discussing party political issues, but to meet with a wide range of charities and organisations to discuss their campaigns.

Meeting with Dominic Raab

I met with Brexit Secretary Dominic Rabb at the Conservative Party Conference discussing a range of issues - not just Brexit!

Community Pharmanies

At an event hosted by PSNC and the Royal Pharmaceutical Society to hear about the important service our community pharmacies provide in helping patients in Tewkesbury with long-term conditions.

UPDATE: Brexit Proposals

As someone who campaigned and voted for Brexit myself, I have a lot of concerns about the proposals made at Chequers regarding the terms on which we will leave the European Union.

Sustainable Fisheries for Future Generations

Today’s White Paper, ‘Sustainable Fisheries for Future Generations’, sets out a future UK fisheries policy for when we leave the EU and take back control of our waters.This White Paper outlines the steps that will ensure access to UK waters will be on our terms and to the benefit of UK fishermen,

Cheltenham Jobs Fair

Cheltenham Jobs Fair is running on Wednesday 18th July 2018 at the Town Hall, Cheltenham, 10am to 1pm.

This will be free to attend and there will be over 20 exhibitors from various sectors and industries recruiting on the day.

No registration is required.

Gloucester Jobs Fair

There is a Gloucester Jobs Fair on Wednesday 27th June 2018 @ The Guildhall, Gloucester, 10am to 1pm.

This will be free to attend and there will be over 20 exhibitors from various sectors and industries recruiting on the day.

No registration is required.

Tier 2 Visa cap

I welcome the decision by the Home Secretary to exclude doctors and nurses from the cap on skilled worker visas. While we should continue to concentrate on growing our own workforce, the Home Secretary has recognised that, at this time, we need more nurses and doctors in the UK.

Guide Dogs UK

Today I met with guide dog owners to discuss the Guide Dogs UK campaign on pavement parking. This is a big issue and causes serious issues for blind and partially sighted people.