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Press Release: Claire Perry Welcomes New Homes for Military Families

Claire Perry welcomed the news that 322 brand new homes for military families have been officially opened on the Ashdown Estate in Tidworth.  The homes have been designed with families in mind, with three or four bedrooms and large green spaces for children to play.  The announcement is part of t

Newbury Line Closure 2018

The next few months will see a number of rail line closures affecting passengers at Pewsey and Great Bedwyn, as Network Rail and Great Western Railway undertake improvements to the rail infrastructure to enable electrification of the line to Newbury.

Press Release: Claire Perry Welcomes Boost For Students In Devizes

Claire welcomed the news that the latest UCAS data shows that university application rates for 18-year-olds from the Devizes constituency and across the country has continued to rise.  In Devizes, 33 per cent of 18-year-olds applied for university by January 2018, compared with 24 per cent in 200

Gazette & Herald Column: Ribbons galore to mark momentous anniversary

It has been a green, purple and white week as we broke out the ribbons and rosettes to celebrate the momentous anniversary which fell this Tuesday – the 100th year to the day of the passing of the Representation of the People Act, which first gave some women the right to vote.