RICHARD PRAISES THE FESTIVAL OF ENGINEERING AT XTRAC

The Year of Engineering 2018 took on special significance in West Berkshire as hundreds of young people converged from schools across the county to take part in a day-long Festival of Engineering, co-hosted by Richard Benyon MP with his neighbouring MP for North West...

RICHARD WELCOMES WINTER SOCIAL CARE FUNDING BOOST

Today, the Government has confirmed how much additional funding local authorities in England will receive to ease pressures over the coming winter. This includes £500,898 for West Berkshire. Earlier this month, the Health and Social Care Secretary announced £240...

PRIORS COURT TRAGEDY

Newbury MP, Richard Benyon, has sent his deepest condolences to the staff and young people in their care at Priors Court following the fatal accident on the M4 yesterday. Richard said: Priors Court is an inspirational place doing extraordinary work for severely...

RICHARD BACKS THAMES WATER’S BE WATER SMART CAMPAIGN

Richard has been urging people to get behind Thames Water’s Be Water Smart Campaign, as temperatures soar to record levels in West Berkshire. He commented, ‘It may sound surprising but in this area we have rainfall not far off that of some sub-Saharan...