Insights from Walton Business Group

On Friday, I joined Walton Business Group for lunch at Cappadocia restaurant on the high street. The group is run by Sarah-Jane Shellard a local businesswoman, who constantly organises excellent events, promotions and wider engagement with the community. I spoke about the March budget, national and household debt, plus local and national challenges ahead. As […]

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Local Accountability

Tonight, I hosted another local public meeting in Molesey. We had a good turnout and another lively discussion. Special thanks to Jonathan Quy, one of our two Elmbridge elected representatives on Kingston Hospital’s Governing Council, for coming along to hear about any local health care issues.   My final meeting (of this series) will be next […]

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Local Public Meetings

Last Friday evening, I started my latest round of open public meetings in Hinchley Wood (pictured below). We had a lively discussion on everything from local school places to Scottish independence! The meetings continue this week and next – for details click here – so please come along if you have a burning issue you’d like […]

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Local Public Meetings in April

In addition to my local surgery, I regularly hold local public meetings across the constituency. The idea is to make myself as accessible as possible, and ensure I can hear your views. I have held 31 since the 2010 election, and am planning my latest round in April, as follows: • Friday 11 April – St Christopher’s Church, […]

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Meet Your MP – Local Meetings

I am hosting the latest series of open public meetings across the constituency. They are a great opportunity for me to address residents directly, and hear views on any local or national issue people may wish to raise. The forthcoming meetings will all start at 7.30pm and will last for up to 2 hours: • […]

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Local Town Hall Meetings

We are approaching my next series of local public meetings. As before, they are aimed at giving anyone – regardless of political views – an opportunity to hear direct from me on local and national issues, and ask questions or raise matters of concern. The upcoming meetings are: • Wednesday 19 September – Thames Ditton […]

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Meet your MP

I am holding the latest series of my local public meetings across the constituency, so I can hear directly from residents. I normally speak for 10 minutes, setting out what I have been doing locally and explaining government policy, with the rest of the time discussing any issues that people may wish to raise.The forthcoming […]

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