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#FurtherEducationFriday - Reneshaw

I checked in with Renishaw about the campaign as I know they are passionate about further education.

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Further Education Funding Boost

I am so pleased to see the Chancellor's announcement to give 16-19 FE the biggest funding increase since 2010 - £400m of new money.

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SUSPENSION OF PARLIAMENT & QUEEN’S SPEECH

Comments on parliament suspension...

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Back British Farming

If you search #Farm24 on Instagram or Twitter you will find a wonderful showcase for British farming. Colourful action shots fused with information about life on a farm. Through harvest, the huge food producing machinery and agri-tech sector has been proudly on display.

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Government Office For Veterans

This is long overdue and I note that ex Army, Johnny Mercer MP has been made a minister in the MOD to cover the work.

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FOCUS, ENERGY AND OPTIMISM FOR YOU

If you were given a magic wand for a day, what would you do locally? At the weekend, residents told me they wanted the wand waved to solve pollution in the River Cam, organise infrastructure surrounding new housing developments, plant trees and protect the countryside amongst ...

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Anti - Semitism

Following points raised on twitter yesterday by an ex-Labour MP containing appalling comments that may be linked to the local Labour party (the man states in a post that he is 'Stroud Labour and Proud'), I have written to the local Stroud Labour MP, David Drew.

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Love Our Colleges

I’ve done a little video to say thanks for supporting my #FurtherEducationFriday campaign as we break for summer (Ignore the scowl at the beginning & weird tufts of hair !😳!).

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New Party Leader

As most of you will know by now, Boris Johnson MP won the contest to be the leader of the Conservative & Unionist Party. From tomorrow, he will be our new Prime Minister.

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Dursley Street Stall

Cllr Loraine Patrick & I enjoyed being in Dursley today. There is no subject banned on the street stall. We just stand & talk to residents & pick up case work.

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