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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

Bristol Evening Post: Joy as trust is only bidder for hospital

The Bristol Evening Posts reports on the positive news that just one health trust has bid to take over the running of Weston General Hospital, which was too small to achieve foundation status on its own...


Weston Mercury: MP Joins FC Locking to Celebrate Opening of Clubhouse

John joined Weston's young football fanatics to celebrate the opening of their new clubhouse this week...


Breeze FM: Weston MP Talks With Developer

North Somerset's Breeze FM reports on the news that John Penrose has now met with developers from Barrett Homes to outline his objections to building an estate of new houses on the edge of Congresbury village.


Penrose Pleased with Taunton’s bid for Weston Hospital

Weston’s MP, John Penrose said he is delighted by the news that Taunton is the only bidder for Weston Hospital.


Penrose raises Congresbury concerns with Barratt Homes developers

Weston’s MP, John Penrose has met developers Barratt Homes to make sure they understand why he, and the entire village of Congresbury, are so concerned about their plans to build an estate of new houses on the edge of the village.


John contributes to 'Green conservatism: Better resource productivity for a more resilient economy'

The Green Alliance have thanked John Penrose for his contributions to their 'Green conservatism: Better resource productivity for a more resilient economy' paper.


MP Visits Bournville School to see award winning work first hand

Bournville school have written a short report following John's visit to see some of the excellent work they've being doing that resulted in an SSAT Educational Outcomes Award.


Weston Mercury: Syria and getting MPs back to Westminster

In this week's article for the Weston Mercury, John discusses his role in Parliament's second recall in two years - making sure everyone could get back to Parliament for the crucial vote about Syria...


Bristol Evening Post Column: The Scots have done us a double favour, by John Penrose MP

In an article for The Bristol Evening Post, John talks about the Scots vote that will see them stay in the UK. Three centuries of heritage were saved, a phenomenal intellectual and artistic culture will still flourish, and one of the most successful economic unions survived to trade another day...


MP welcomes tourism boost for Weston

Weston’s MP John Penrose says he’s delighted by new figures showing that Weston-super-Mare and the rest of North Somerset attracted more than 8 million visitors in 2013, an increase of 16% over 2012...


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