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Press Release: Claire Perry Hosts Successful Google “Digital Garage”

Last week Claire Perry welcomed attendees at the first ever Google “Digital Garage” in Devizes organised by her Constituency team so that local small business leaders could receive free digital and social media training from Google experts.  During the day attendees learnt digital skills and shor

Press Release: Claire Perry Welcomes Progress with Railway Works in Bedwyn

Last week Claire Perry visited the site of works to the Bedwyn ‘Turnaround’ siding to see the progress which has been made to extend the siding and relocate the footpath crossing.  The siding extension is required for the new five car, bi-mode Inter City Express Trains which will serve Bedwyn fro

Gazette & Herald Column: Let's look to the future and build global partnerships

It was a back to Westminster this week for the start of the most momentous term we have had in politics for decades – the one where we get our withdrawal arrangement agreed with the EU, settle our bills and agree a new economic partnership before Brexit Day next year.  I have had a wonderful summ

Gazette & Herald Column: We must act to protect us from climate change

I have loved the unbroken sunshine this summer although I haven’t enjoyed the effect on my garden or the impact on our famers who have been hit by the largest soil water deficits recorded since 1961 causing sharply reduced crop yields.  It’s made me recall the previous record breaking summer of 1

Pewsey & Bedwyn Railway Closures

I have received the attached letter from Mark Hopwood, Managing Director at Great Western Railway about recent performance on the GWR network.

Gazette & Herald Column: Biggest investment in NHS for over a decade

On Monday, Cabinet met for the final time before the Parliamentary Recess in a very sunny Newcastle.  There was much to discuss after one of the busiest and eventful Parliamentary terms I can remember, and while our work will only gather pace over the summer as we prepare for Brexit, I wanted to