Local News

Armed Forces Day 2018

Armed Forces Day 2018 comes not only as we celebrate 100 years of the RAF but also as we continue to celebrate the courage and professionalism of our Armed Forces.

National Prayer Breakfast

Once a year, the All Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) for Christians in Parliament, hosts  the National Prayer Breakfast in Westminster Hall. 

Sherford Open House Invitation

Curious about life at Sherford? Have any questions about the development or work taking place? Keen to know more about the future of this growing community? 

Type 26 Frigates: base-porting

I am often found Chairing debates in Westminster Hall - the smaller yet essential debating chamber off the most ancient and original part of Parliament.

Plymouth - A Compassionate City

St Luke’s Hospice recently held a day conference exploring what it would look like for Plymouth to become a Compassionate City and I was pleased to attend part of it.

Brexit: the future of customs

As you will no doubt be aware, one of the crucial negotiations in the Brexit process relates to the issue of customs and borders, import and export tariffs between the UK, the EU and the rest of the world.

Sherford Construction Training Centre Opens

Gary Streeter, Member of Parliament for South West Devon, officially opened Sherford’s new £370,000 Skills Training Centre, celebrating the occasion alongside key dignitaries, the Sherford Consortium, local training providers and construction contractors at the new development.