Weston MP John Penrose Calls Parliamentary Debate to Push Ministers for Levelling-Up Cash

Weston’s MP John Penrose held a debate in Parliament yesterday to push Government Ministers about the importance of North Somerset’s bids for Levelling Up Fund and Community Renewal Fund cash to support the next steps in the town’s regeneration. John was supported in the debate by Liam Fox (MP for…

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Weston’s MP welcomes Council U-Turn on school transport thanks to people power!

John Penrose, Weston’s MP, has welcomed North Somerset Council’s letter confirming a u-turn to continue providing buses for Churchill school students until at least Easter 2022 as a victory for local people-power and for Councillor Ann Harley, who has been working with John closely to represent local concerns. John took…

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Weston’s MP Welcomes Extra Funding for Vital Services During COVID Crisis

John Penrose MP has welcomed £1.17million extra Government cash for local services during the pandemic, bringing the total to almost £23million. John said: “The Council’s costs have risen due to Coronavirus, and their income on everything from local taxes to parking charges has dropped at the same time, so this…

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