Announcement: Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Please note that inline with Government advice, our team are working from home wherever possible and John will not be holding in person meetings (including surgeries) so as not to put the public at risk of contamination.

The team is still working and here to help you though, so please do contact us by e-mail. As always, we will reply to every constituent who gets in touch in need of our help. In the first instance, please e-mail a brief description of the matter you need help with to Please also include your full address and a contact phone number. Online surgeries will be offered to those who need/request them at a time best suited to their needs.

North Somerset Council issues

If your concern relates to North Somerset Council, please – where possible – exhaust their official complaints process involving your ward Councillor. If you’ve not yet done this, this would be the first step we’d recommend in order to resolve your issue. Their contact details can be found here. Please do come back to us should your problem not be resolved promptly.

Meet John at a local surgery (online only)

John holds weekly surgeries in and around Weston, Worle and the villages to discuss any concerns or problems that residents may have.

To arrange an online appointment please e-mail Melissa Poole in John’s Weston office, making sure your message contains your name, full address (with postcode), contact daytime telephone number and a few details on the issue/concern you wish to raise.

Please note Parliamentary rules prevent MPs from dealing with cases from other MP’s constituents.

As an alternative to a surgery, you can write to John at either of the addresses below or email him at

Constituency Queries (office currently closed to public)

24-26 Alexandra Parade
BS23 1QX

Contact Melissa Poole
Tel: 01934 613841 (please use e-mail – office currently closed)
Fax: 01934 632955 (please use e-mail – office currently closed)

House of Commons Queries (office currently closed to public)

House of Commons

Contact Teresa Ridley
Tel: 01934 613841 (please use e-mail – office currently closed)

Press Enquiries

Contact Marc Aplin
Tel: 01934 613841 (please use e-mail – office currently closed)

Policy Enquiries

Contact James Newhall
Tel: 0207219 5310 (please use e-mail – office currently closed)