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Latest News

Weston MP celebrates as Weston is awarded Government funding for Town Centre

Local MP John Penrose is celebrating today, having heard from Housing Minister Mark Prisk that Weston has been awarded Town Team Partner status and £10,000 to inject new life into the Town Centre. 


Penrose calls for sharper response to flood risks

John Penrose MP is calling for a far sharper response to flood dangers on Weston’s seafront following damage caused by high tides last Tuesday after flood gates weren't shut.


This Is Bristol: MP visits Pop up business school opened to inspire local entrepreneurs

This Is Bristol reports on the PopUp Business School's 'fasted business start up award' that MP, John Penrose presented.


Reflections on The Conservative Party Conference this week's column for The Weston Mercury, John Penrose MP talks about the Conservative Party Conference which he has generally held mixed feelings for.


Former Heritage Minister Celebrates As Heritage Planning Reforms Become Law

Former Heritage Minister John Penrose yesterday welcomed Parliament’s unopposed agreement to a series of much-wanted heritage planning reforms which he drew up as a Minister.


Former Tourism Minister Pushes For Warmer Welcome To Be Maintained At Ports Of Entry

John Penrose, former Tourism Minister and MP for Weston-super-Mare, pressed Home Office Ministers yesterday to maintain the standards of customer welcome which were delivered at Heathrow and other ports of entry during the Olympic Games.


North Somerset Business Leader Interviews John Penrose MP

The North Somerset Business Leader have interviewed John Penrose MP about his role as Weston's Member of Parliament and the concerns of local businesses throughout North Somerset...


Weston MP Helps Out Taking Young Carers To Fire Station

Weston’s MP John Penrose took a group of Young Carers on a well-earned trip to visit Weston’s Fire Station in Milton Avenue last week. 


Former Entertainment Licensing Minister John Penrose MP welcomes end of red tape for small music venues

John Penrose, former Entertainment Licensing Minister, celebrates as the axe falls on rules requiring live music venues holding fewer than 200 people to get an entertainment license.


MP, John Penrose Supports Macmillan

Weston’s MP John Penrose MP was one of the visitors to the many Macmillan Cancer Support Coffee Mornings held throughout Weston and the villages last Friday and Saturday...


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