Weston Mercury: MP backs villagers campaigning against housing development

Weston’s MP has given his backing to villagers campaigning against a planning application. John Penrose has written to Robert Jenrick, Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government, against Gladman’s plans to build 50 homes in Congresbury’s Wrington Lane. A spokesman for Congresbury Residents Action Group said: “Mr Penrose…

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John Celebrates Long-Running Campaign Victory With Financial Clean Slate For Weston Hospital

John has welcomed news that the Government has written off over £57million of Weston hospital’s historic debts; a move which marks a victorious end to the long-running campaign to make the hospital sustainable for the future.   John said: “For years, Weston hospital struggled financially, with annual budget over-runs because it couldn’t…

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