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Hello and welcome to the campaign website to re-elect John Penrose as MP for Weston-super-Mare. Please use this site to find out more about the work John has done for Weston since he was first elected as your local MP in 2005 and his pledges for the town's future if you re-elect him on May 7th 2015.

Latest News

Crossroads Care North Somerset celebrated 25 years with guests, including MP

Crossroads Care North Somerset celebrated 25 years of supporting carers by inviting the local Mayor and Member of Parliament to cut a special birthday cake at their Carers Information and Fun Day on Saturday 7th June.


MP John Penrose welcomes faster energy account switching announcement

Weston-super-Mare MP John Penrose praised Ofgem’s decision this week to force energy firms to introduce one-day switching.


MP John Penrose welcomes improved performance by local ambulance service

New figures from Weston’s local Ambulance Service show that three-quarters of Weston’s most serious ‘Red Calls’ are answered within about 6 minutes, a significant improvement on last year and easily beating the 8-minute official target too...


GWAAC Goes To Parliament To Meet Their MP

Great Western Air Ambulance Charity attended a reception at Parliament to meet with their local MP and raise awareness of the work they do.


ITV NEWS: Weston Hospital won't be sold to private bidders

Controversial plans to sell off Weston General Hospital to another NHS Trust or a private organisation have been dropped. MP for Weston-super-Mare John Penrose says its a move that will benefit the hospital...


John Penrose MP Recognised for Twitter Growth

Weston's MP, John Penrose, has been recognised as having one of the largest increases in followers on Twitter during the April 2013-2014 period.


MP pleased with hospital’s NHS ruling

KILLING any fears over privatisation of Weston General Hospital is good news for the town, according to its MP....


Penrose welcomes increase in front line police

Weston's MP John Penrose has hailed figures released today showing a substantial planned increase in the number of Police Officers and Support Officers on Weston's streets....


NHS only Merger Partners selected for Weston Hospital

In a move which will secure Weston Hospital’s long term future local health chiefs will today announce an NHS only shortlist of potential merger partners which will contain the names of nearby NHS Hospitals such as Taunton, Yeovil, or Bath. Weston's MP responds...


College's Apprenticeship success ‘excellent’ says MP

John Penrose has praised initiatives led by Weston College that have seen the number of apprenticeships available to young people in Weston and North Somerset grow rapidly.


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