ITV News: Weston’s Next Generation…

Weston-super-Mare is certainly still a popular place to retire but it’s also rapidly expanding. This is causing people’s traditional view of the seaside town to change. ITV News brought together a group of young people, a representative from North Somerset Council and someone who has lived in Weston for nearly…

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John meets Jeremy Hunt at Weston Hospital to discuss patient safety

The Secretary of State for Health, the Rt Hon Jeremy Hunt MP, and local MP for Weston-super-Mare John Penrose, visited Weston General Hospital on Wednesday 2 August to hear first-hand from staff about their passion for patient safety and the improvements This was part of a series of informal private…

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Q&A: MP John Penrose shares views and solutions for Weston General Hospital’s night-time A&E closure

John Penrose reclaimed his seat as Weston-super-Mare’s MP a month ago. Since then, Weston General Hospital’s A&E has been temporarily closed overnight. Reporter Sarah Robinson sat down with him to talk about what it will take to regain a 24-hour service. Weston General Hospital’s A&E has been temporarily closed overnight…

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The Guardian: MPs and charities urge car leasers to publish sub-prime loan figures

Fears over lending grow as 85% of new cars are financed using loans but car leasing lacks industry-wide figures for arrears and defaults… MPs and debt charities have called on the car leasing industry to reveal the number of people in arrears and defaulting on loans, amid fears that consumer…

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