Bristol Post: “The Secretary of State for Housing announced my idea of ‘building up not out’ was going ahead. Bingo!”

Politicians have never had a great reputation. In most polls of occupations you’d like your children to enter, they rank somewhere between bankers, journalists and smallpox. And if you look at old-time newspaper caricatures, it’s been that way for centuries. But most MPs I meet, from every political party, do…

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Weston’s MP welcomes local doctors’ support for revised Healthy Weston plans, and tells protesters “Stop playing politics with local patients’ health”

Weston MP John Penrose has welcomed recently-released Weston Hospital Board papers which show the newly-revised ‘Healthy Weston’ plans for the future of Weston hospital and local healthcare have been backed by local GPs, hospital doctors and the hospital Board.  He has also welcomed the updated plans, which now include ideas proposed by the hospital consultants. The new plans will mean: ·         24/7 emergency admissions to Weston hospital…

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