RICHARD CO-SIGNS A LETTER TO THE TIMES ON BREXIT

Sir, We write as Conservative MPs who wish to see a rapid but orderly withdrawal of the UK from the EU. It is clear that this is likely to depend on the forging by the government and the opposition of a sensible parliamentary process. This is the only way to obtain...

RICHARD RAISES ACCESS TO DRUG ORKAMBI IN HOUSE OF COMMONS

Richard Benyon, Member of Parliament for Newbury, today raised the case of Tilly Green in the House of Commons. Tilly suffers from cystic fibrosis and would benefit from accessing the drug Orkambi. Richard was made aware of Tilly’s situation by her parents and through...

GREAT BRITISH SPRING CLEAN LITTER PICK THIS SATURDAY

Richard Benyon MP is joining prospective Conservative Councillors this Saturday morning to pick up litter in Thatcham as part of the Great British Spring Clean. Richard said, ‘The Great British Spring Clean has generated lots of interest and this year is aiming to...

RICHARD’S RESPONSE TO THE ILLEGAL INCURSION INTO VICTORIA PARK

Following news this morning of the illegal incursion of caravans into Victoria Park in Newbury, Richard said: ‘I am appalled at the very large traveller incursion into Victoria Park. Let’s be clear, this is criminality. They forced their way on to the Park and now...