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Cotswolds MP Helps to Make a Difference at Barnardo’s

Cotswolds MP Geoffrey Clifton-Brown volunteered this weekend at the Barnardo’s shop in Cirencester as part of national Make a Difference Day.  

Funding Cuts Mean End of the Line for Swindon to Kemble Redoubling

The campaign spearheaded by Cotswolds MP Geoffrey Clifton-Brown to secure the redoubling of the Swindon to Kemble Railway line since the Office of the Rail Regulator chose not to include the scheme in their funding priorities for 2009-2014 appears to have been ended as a result of the Comprehensive Spending Review.

Cotswolds MP to hold flood meetings in Lechlade, Fairford and Moreton-in-Marsh

As part of his continued efforts to ensure that towns and villages across the Cotswolds are protected against potential flood risk, local MP Geoffrey Clifton-Brown has arranged three separate meetings to be held in Lechlade, Fairford and Moreton-in-Marsh on Friday the 5 November for local residents to hear of the continued flood resilience work taking place in the respective towns and to speak

Cotswolds MP pleased by Ambulance Service response

Cotswolds MP Geoffrey Clifton-Brown has responded positively to the response from the Chief Executive of the Great Western Ambulance Service David Whiting, following the MPs criticism of the Ambulance Services response to a stabbing at the Stow Fair and Mr Whiting’s prioritisation of a meeting to discuss the incident.  Through Mr Clifton-Brown’s involvement an additional ambulance providin

Cotswolds MP to Grill Ambulance Chief over Delays

Geoffrey Clifton-Brown to Grill Ambulance Chief over Delays
Cotswolds MP Geoffrey Clifton-Brown will be meeting with David Whiting, the Chief Executive of the Great Western Ambulance Service, on the 26 November to discuss continuing concerns over ambulance response times in the Cotswolds.

Geoffrey Clifton-Brown pledges support to sufferers of Eating Disorders

Cotswolds MP Geoffrey Clifton-Brown has affirmed his commitment to supporting those in the Cotswolds suffering from eating disorders following attending one of the monthly meetings of the Cirencester branch of the charity, beat - a charity that supports people suffering from eating disorders and is a “life-line” for both carers and sufferers. 

Funding Crisis Delays Decision on Swindon to Kemble railway line

The Railways Minister, Theresa Villiers MP, today became the fifth Government Minister to recognise the importance of the re-doubling of the Swindon-Kemble Line, but a decision has been put on hold until the Comprehensive Spending Review on the 20th October.

Cotswolds MP hopes for positive action following Tetbury Public Meeting

It was standing room only at the Council Offices in Tetbury as Geoffrey Clifton-Brown MP chaired a public meeting where the views of the residents of the town on a wide range of subjects were heard by District Councillors Barry Gibbs and Stephen Hirst, County Councillor Tony Hicks and Tetbury Town Mayor Caroline Morgan.

Cotswolds MP speaks in Support of the Youth Parliament

Members of Gloucestershire’s Youth Parliament will gain the opportunity to use the Chamber in the House of Commons over the Summer following the passing of a vote in Parliament in favour of such a step.  This will be the second year in a row it has occurred and was actively supported by Cotswolds MP Geoffrey Clifton-Brown.

Cotswolds MP secures review of Government funding for National Star College

Geoffrey Clifton-Brown has today secured a review of funding for Specialist Independent Colleges after discovering that the National Star College would have been ineligible for funding recently announced by the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills.

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