John with Birnbeck Trust

John and local community group – The Birnbeck Regeneration Trust – have renewed calls to rescue the Pier. In addition, the group battling to save Birnbeck says the damage caused during Storm Frank will not undermine its long-term rescue plans Weston’s MP John Penrose called on Birnbeck’s owners, CNM Estates,…

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MP Welcomes Government Reforms Matching His ‘Build Up, Not Out’ Ideas

Weston’s MP John Penrose has welcomed further reforms of the planning system announced in the Productivity Plan which followed last week’s budget. He said: “Firstly, these proposals will make it much easier and simpler to regenerate town and city centres by redeveloping brownfield sites – something which everybody wants to…

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John Penrose: “Better rural transport ‘vitally important’ for Weston’s villages”

Investing in transport infrastructure in Weston-super-Mare’s surrounding villages is a key issue for the area, John Penrose has said. On a BBC Radio Bristol election debate programme, John Penrose, Conservative candidate for Weston, Worle and the villages, has said that maintaining and improving transport connections is vital. On the programme…

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