272017Jun

Blooming Great Tea Party

Last Saturday I enjoyed supporting the Blooming Great Tea Party to help raise money for Marie Curie, organised by J Sheppard And Son Ltd on Bumpers Farm Industrial Estate, in Chippenham. Marie Curie is a fantastic charity that provides care and support for people living with terminal illness and support for their families too. Last…

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192017Jun

Planned Network Rail works in July

Planned Network Rail works in July As part of Network Rail’s upgrade plan they are electrifying the railway line from London Paddington to Cardiff. This will help bring passengers quieter, more frequent and more reliable services on a new fleet of trains with Great Western Railway which have more seats and more space. When will…

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42017Jun

London Bridge

I am disgusted and horrified by last night’s attack in London. It is so sad and my heart goes out to all of the families of victims and everyone who had to go through that dreadful ordeal. My prayers are with them and for our country at this awful and frightening time. It has now been…

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302017May

Helping challenge loneliness

One of the biggest challenges or issues the older generation can face is loneliness. Social isolation is growing along with the ageing population – I have been doing a great deal of work on this topic from Pensioner pop ins to supporting Senior Citizen Forums and local community Groups. I have also been working with…

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252017May

Restarting campaigning

Following the tragic attack in Manchester this week, there will be a minutes silence held at 11am today (Thursday 25th of May) in memory of those who are sadly no longer with us. Local Conservatives campaigning will resume at 12 noon across the country after the silence. The National party campaign will be resuming on…

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232017May

Manchester attack

Thoughts and prayers with victims and families of last nights horrendous attack in Manchester. No words do justice. As time goes on the details of the victims are emerging – it is absolutely horrendous and so very sad. So many children and so many missing. My heart goes out to everyone involved and their family….

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202017May

Michelle Donelan’s Plan

Michelle’s plan for our community More local jobs, especially for the young. Michelle has been a true champion of Wiltshire businesses who have created thousands of local jobs and opportunities. Develop a long-term plan for our town centres. Each of the four towns in the Chippenham constituency are unique. Michelle will work with local councils…

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