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Hello and welcome to my website! I’m John Penrose, your local Member of Parliament for Weston-super-Mare. Please use this site to find out more about the work I’m doing for Weston, Worle and the villages and how to contact me should you need my help.

Latest News

Staying Sane In Politics

"Anyone who thinks politics is a career in the conventional sense, with steady promotions until you become a director or partner, is kidding themselves..." says John in his latest article for the Weston Mercury.


Weston's MP previews his upcoming jobs fair

John, who believes that ‘even one person looking for a job is too many’ answers an array of questions from the Weston Mercury about the Weston Jobs Fair which takes place later this month...


Will Weston be affected by the shake-up of parliamentary constituencies?

The Bristol Evening Post have published an article on whether constituencies in Bristol, North Somerset and the surrounding areas will be affected by the upcoming boundary review...


Should Parliament work in September?

In his most recent article for the Weston Mercury, John considers the pros and cons of shorter Parliamentary recesses...


John asks for confirmation Government will continue his work against voter fraud

John has asked the Government for confirmation of their continued commitment to the fight against voter fraud...


Bristol Post: Weston's MP Reminds Parliament The Brexit Decision Has Been Made

The Bristol Evening Post reports on John saying it's time to get on with the leaving the European Union after 52 per cent of the country voted to leave...


John Penrose argues against a second referendum

During a debate in Westminster Hall to discuss whether a second EU referendum should be called, John points out the dangers of refusing to honour a democratic decision by the electorate...


Euro News: British Lawmakers Debate Petition For Fresh Brexit Vote

British lawmakers have debated a petition calling for a second referendum on Brexit, an idea backed by Remain supporters including the Scottish National Party, but rejected by the government and Conservative MPs...


Daily Mail: Calls for another referendum 'anti-democratic'

John Penrose contributed to the debate in which David Davis flatly rejected ‘anti-democratic’ demands for a second EU referendum or for MPs to hold a vote allowing them to block the referendum result...


BBC News: Ignoring Brexit vote would be outrage MPs told

The BBC reports that John Penrose has told the House of Commons that 'Red-blooded democrats' must accept the EU vote...


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