News

Office for Veterans' Affairs Begins to Take Shape

In his first week in office, the Prime Minister established an Office for Veterans’ Affairs at the heart of government.

This creation was part of a government commitment to ensure world-class provision of life-long veterans’ care services in this country.

Robert Hails Introduction of Landmark Environment Bill

Earlier today, the Government introduced the Environment Bill to Parliament.

This landmark Bill will tackle the biggest environmental priorities of our time, signalling a historic step change in the way we protect and enhance our precious natural environment.

A40 Survey

For decades, congestion on the A40 has been one of the biggest issues in West Oxfordshire. I have described the traffic problems on the A40 as being a "millstone around West Oxfordshire's neck" - hampering our businesses and causing misery for motorists. 

Robert Provides Update on UK Proposals for a New Brexit Deal

Yesterday evening I attended a briefing with the Brexit Secretary Steve Barclay at 10 Downing Street. It is clear that the proposals the Government has presented to the EU are workable, reasonable and demonstrate our desire for a deal.

Robert Continues Campaign to Deliver B4044 Cycle Path

Robert has continued his efforts to deliver the B4044 Community Cycle Path between Eynsham and Botley, visiting the site of the proposed path with Oxfordshire County Council Leader, Ian Hudspeth, Eynsham District Councillor, Ed James, and Oxford West & Abingdon Candidate James Fredrickson.

Robert Attends Macmillan Coffee Morning in South Leigh

Robert said: "The wonderful Mason Arms in South Leigh held a Macmillan Coffee Morning event today in their wonderful garden tent, raising money for Macmillan Cancer Support. This is such a great idea for a wonderful cause, and expertly run by the pub’s fantastic local manager Fiona.

Robert Hosts Assembly at Tower Hill Primary School

Robert said: "It was great to be back in West Oxfordshire and to spend the morning hosting an interactive assembly at Tower Hill School in Witney, where I explained how Parliament works and invited pupils to debate - and pass - an Act of Parliament.