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Changes to Tax

I thought it would be useful to my constituents to set out recent changes to tax and welfare policies. 

Game of Thrones comes to Puzzlewood

Winter is Coming to the Forest of Dean. In the build up to the launch of Games of Thrones Season Eight, HBO and Sky Atlantic have placed six Iron Thrones in locations around the world. One of the sites chosen was

Lydney Harbour Sea Gate Restoration

Last week, the Government announced that 70 projects up and down the British Coast have been awarded a total of over £36 million from a UK government fund. 

How I voted on Brexit

After last week’s votes in the House of Commons, I thought my constituents would like to know how I voted and why.

Keeping Gloucestershire safe

I recently had the opportunity to do both a ride along with local police and visit Gloucestershire Constabulary’s Force Control Room to see some of the vital behind the scenes work. Both visits gave me a valuable insight into what happens when one of my constituents calls the police.

Further Education Funding

The EU referendum result was a vote for change, and it is for politicians to listen and act accordingly. Some of the research has shown that many Leave voters felt that globalisation had not delivered good opportunities for them and they wanted to see change.  

Annual Heat Heroes Awards at Parliament

I was very happy to attend the annual Heat Heroes event, organised by National Energy Action, recently and offer my support to Rob Hargraves, Senior Project Manager at Severn Wye Energy Agency.