MP for North Swindon

Justin Tomlinson MP

Justin Tomlinson MP Takes Part In Business Buddy Scheme

Justin Tomlinson MP is shown some of the work of Equi=MediaJustin Tomlinson MP today took part in the Business Buddy Scheme organised by the Forum of Private Business as part of their 'Get Britain Trading' campaign.  The FPB is a not-for-profit organisation that aims to help small businesses by providing advice and protection.The national scheme aims to foster a greater understanding of small businesses among politicians, getting the two round the table to discuss successes and...

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Justin Tomlinson MP Visits Warneford School

Justin Tomlinson MP with Warneford Headteacher John SaundersJustin Tomlinson MP today visited Warneford School in Highworth to meet with Headteacher John Saunders and to look around the school.The visit was a good opportunity to discuss Warneford's recent change to acadamy status and the effect this move has had in terms of increased funding and more freedom for the school to provide the high quality education it is known for.  The discussion enabled comments on this process a...

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Swindon Advertiser Weekly Article

Manufacturing is the bedrock of our economy and its success is vital in helping Britain’s and Swindon’s economy get back into shape. That’s why I welcome the government’s campaign ‘Make it in Great Britain’ which aims to transform outdated opinions of UK manufacturing. The campaign will culminate in an exhibition during the London Olympics celebrating the successes of British manufacturing, challenging inaccurate views of the sector and encouraging young peopl...

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Justin Tomlinson MP Welcomes Opening Of New College Extension

Justin Tomlinson MP and Robert Buckland MP with Principal GrahamTaylor (right) and rugby star Matt Dawson (left)Justin Tomlinson MP this evening joined his South Swindon colleage Robert Buckland, rugby star Matt Dawson, parents, pupils and staff at the opening of the new annexe at New College.  New College principal Graham Taylor welcomed the opening and the new facilities the college can now provide to the local community.The £10m extension, which has taken a year to complete, h...

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Justin Tomlinson MP Joins Parents And Staff At Butterflies Children's Centre Official Opening

Justin Tomlinson MP tries to beat the cards in a game of 'Play Your Cards Right' at the ButterfliesChildren's Centre openingJustin Tomlinson MP today visited Butterflies Children’s Centre for their official opening fete to mark the opening of the centre’s new home in a purpose built extension to Abbey Meads Primary School.The fete saw parents and children from around the area join in the activities and games to celebrate, with games like hook a duck, a Swindon Town penalt...

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Local MP Justin Tomlinson Celebrates Local Charity Champions

Justin Tomlinson MP volunteering with the local Cats Protection in HighworthIn the run-up to this year’s national Trustees’ Week, Justin Tomlinson, MP for North Swindon, is thanking local charity trustees for their dedicated work in running local charities, and highlighting the benefits of becoming a charity trustee.There are 172 charities in North Swindon. They cover a wide range of activities and services but all depend on the trustees that oversee their work, most of whom are volu...

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Justin Tomlinson MP Calls On Local Manufacturers To Get Involved In Make It In Great Britain Campaign

Justin Tomlinson MP visits Mini in SwindonJustin Tomlinson MP today welcomed the Government campaign ‘Make it in Great Britain’ to transform outdated opinions of UK manufacturing. The campaign will culminate in an exhibition during Games time that will celebrate the successes of the manufacturing sector, challenge inaccurate views of manufacturing and encourage young people to consider a career in the industry.Business Secretary Vince Cable launched the campaign this week, “Des...

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Justin Tomlinson MP Responds To Honda Disruption Following Thailand Flooding

Justin Tomlinson MP today responded to the news that serious flooding in Thailand has resulted in disruption to the component part supply chain for Honda’s Swindon plant.The devastating flooding has affected a large area of central and northern Thailand meaning that a number of Honda suppliers in the area have been forced to stop parts production.Speaking on ITV’s regional news Justin Tomlinson MP expressed sympathy for all those affected by the terrible flooding in Thailand and reas...

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