The Express: Friday marks a victory for democracy, says John Penrose – Brexit ‘a moment of change’

WHEN Britain finally leaves the EU on Friday – almost four years after the 2016 referendum – it will be a victory for one of the world’s oldest democracies, Tory MP John Penrose has said. Mr Penrose, MP for Weston-super-Mare, who served as Minister of State for Northern Ireland from…

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Telegraph Comment: Theresa May’s energy price cap has failed to end rip-offs, warns senior MP

Theresa May’s energy price cap has failed to tackle the problem of electricity rip-offs because she introduced the “wrong kind” of limit, according to the ex minister who led the Tory campaign for action.  John Penrose said Mrs May’s cap on the cost of electricity and gas had left the problem…

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The Mercury: Decision to withdraw from the JSP was the right call, says John

Revised plans to build thousands of homes across North Somerset need ‘big improvements’, according to Weston’s MP. John Penrose said he believed North Somerset Council’s decision to withdraw from the Joint Spatial Plan (JSP) and draw up its own approach instead was the right call. The authority’s move comes after…

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