YIMBY ALLIANCE: John Penrose and Bob Blackman set to put forward Bill that would empower local communities to vote on their own housing design and density rules.

Today a group of MPs led by John Penrose MP and Bob Blackman MP will sponsor a ‘Presentation Bill’ to allow the Secretary of State to enact secondary legislation empowering local communities to vote on their own housing design and density rules. The proposals would allow trials of community-led solutions…

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I: John Penrose says the Energy Price Cap isn’t doing what it needed to do

Article written by Katie Grant and originally published on I. Soaring energy bills combined with the Government’s planned Universal Credit cut will create a “perfect storm” for millions of families this winter. Energy prices could rise by up to £153 for 15 million households across England, Wales and Scotland in the…

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John joins Weston Rotary Club to celebrate 100 years

Weston Rotary Club celebrated its centenary year by holding an exhibition in Weston Museum to showcase its work over the last century. The town’s MP John Penrose attended the event along with other notable figures from Weston’s past and present. Mr Penrose told the Mercury how important it is to preserve local history such as…

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