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John writes a fortnightly column for The Weston & Somerset Mercury as Weston-Super-Mare's MP, provides articles for numerous local and national publications, and is regularly interviewed by these avenues too. Copies of these articles and interviews are below:

Bristol Post Article: Well that didn't take long, did it....

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Well that didn’t take long, did it? Those of you with longer memories might vaguely recall me saying that I was having a hard time dealing with Donald Trump’s abusive style of campaigning in the run-up to their Presidential Election, but that we’d all have to live with it if he became President...


The Telegraph: Labour and the Lords will meddle and delay – but few will really dare to block Article 50

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In an article for The Daily Telegraph, John writes about the unnecessary delays that Labour and the Lords could cause to Article 50, but how - as democrats at heart - very few would dare block it...


Brexit Central: Ministers should fast track legislation to deliver an Article 50 Act within days

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Last June the people gave their verdict in a vote that attracted the highest turnout for a quarter of a century. More people voted for Brexit than for anything in British democratic history, ever.


Conservative Home: Why post-Brexit Britain will need a sovereign wealth fund

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In an article for Conservative Home, John talks about how Brexit creates a crucial moment for Britain; an inflexion point where we have an opportunity to ask ourselves fundamental questions for the first time in many years...


Mercury Article: What projects should we look for in Weston during 2017?

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In his article for the Weston Mercury, John speaks about what might be in store for Weston during 2017...


Mercury Article: Can 2017 be a bit more normal please?

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In his article for the Weston Mercury, John talks about the need to pull together in 2017 and put the difficult 2016 - that divided regions (Hinkley/Heathrow), nations (Brexit) and the world (Trump) - behind us...


We shouldn't let ticket touts milk loyal fans...

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In his article for The Bristol Evening Post, John discusses the completely unfair ticket touts who are using bots to buy up tickets for sell out events...


Weston Mercury: Judges vs Parliament?

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In his article for the Weston Mercury, John asks whether we really want to encourage a pushing contest between Judges and Parliament...


Enough of doubt and division on leaving the EU. Let’s work together and get it done well.

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In an article for Conservative Home, John discusses the weary old sameness to the Brexit debate at the moment. John calls for those encouraging this feeling to put an end to it and, instead, use the extra energy to work on fundamental issues for the UK's future.


The Times: It’s time to think big to rebalance our economy

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In an article for The Times, John discusses the reasoning behind his calls for a Sovereign Wealth Fund to rebalance the economy...

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