KEEP PUBS AFLOAT CAMPAIGN

Newbury MP Richard Benyon has joined with representatives of the UK’s beer drinkers, pub goers, brewers and publicans to urge the Chancellor to keep pubs afloat in the Autumn Budget. Richard Benyon was one of more than 50 MPs to add their voice to the campaign,...

NEWBURY FOCUS AT WWF WESTMINSTER EXHIBITION

Newbury was the common theme when Richard Benyon MP attended the launch of WWF’s Picture England exhibition at the House of Commons last week and met up with the Newbury-based artist whose work was on display. Over the last few months WWF has teamed up with...

AWE SETTLEMENT ACHIEVED

The resolution of the long running industrial dispute at the  Atomic Weapons Establishment (AWE) at Aldermaston near Tadley comes after local MPs Richard Benyon and Kit Malthouse made strenuous efforts on behalf of the workers over the closure of the former defined...

IN DEFENCE OF ULSTER VETERANS

Richard Benyon MP, former soldier and until recently a member of the Defence Select Committee, has hit out at the news that veterans who served in Northern Ireland, many of them now in their 70s and 80s, are to be contacted about fatal shootings during the Troubles....

£3 MILLION FOR WEST BERKS ROADS

Richard Benyon, MP for Newbury, said he was delighted by the news this week from the Department of Transport that West Berkshire Council had been successful in bidding for extra funding. He commented, ‘This is £3 million extra in the pot which will make a huge...

MPs REVIEW PROGRESS ON THE A34

As the anniversary approaches of the tragic accidents on the West Berkshire stretch of the A34 last summer, Richard Benyon MP for Newbury, together with Ed Vaizey, Kit Malthouse, Layla Moran, Victoria Prentis, Anneliese Dodds and Robert Courts, MPs for the...