MP for North Swindon

Justin Tomlinson MP

Justin Tomlinson MP Helps Fundraise With Swindon Cats Protection

Justin Tomlinson MP mans the Swindon Cats Protection StallJustin Tomlinson MP joined the early risers to help Swindon Cats Protection with their Saturday morning fundraising stall.  Shoppers at the Co-Op in Highworth were incredibly generous, donating loose change and supporting the stall.Justin Tomlinson MP said: “I am delighted to help Swindon Cats Protection with their fundraising efforts.  They do a fantastic job in our local community.”Swindon Cats Protection has ...

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Justin Tomlinson MP Draws Purple Pig Competition Winners

Justin Tomlinson MP with Becky Strafford drawing the winnersJustin Tomlinson MP was delighted to meet business owner Becky Strafford and draw the winners of her ‘Win a Wedding Planner Competition’.   Over the summer over 100 brides and grooms entered Purple Pig Events competition to win their Whole Kiss and Caboodle package providing the winners with a complete wedding planning service.Justin Tomlinson MP said: ‘Supporting new business is important to both the local a...

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Justin Cheers On Supermarine After New Sponsorship Deal

  Local MP, Justin Tomlinson, is backing Swindon Supermarine to have a successful FA Cup run as he joined the Marine faithful on the road. Justin, a huge supporter of the non-league side, leant his support to the South Marston side and has often been seen supporting the side home & away in recent years.  The match against Cirencester Town was the first outing for Supermarine in their new kit having secured a sponsorship deal with Wonga.com for the 2011/2012 season. Justin Tomlinson MP...

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Swindon Advertiser Weekly Article

An average of 30 pubs close every week across the UK having a devastating effect on local communities, particularly in rural areas where pubs are often the only facility remaining. Through my work as a member of the All-Party Parliamentary Groups for ‘Beer’ and ‘Save The Pub’, we have been looking as to why this is the case.Challenges the industry is facing include changing social habits, extra costs and bureaucracy introduced by the last government, the so-called ‘...

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Justin Tomlinson MP Visits Swindon College

Justin Tomlinson MP with some of the studentsJustin Tomlinson MP visited Swindon College to talk to students interested in a career in public services, from the police and fire services to the military.  The students were learning about government at a local and national level and were keen to give their MP a grilling.The visit was a great opportunity both for Justin to hear, from the students, which issues matter to them and for the students to raise such issues with their MP. &n...

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Justin Tomlinson MP Joins Residents At Fitzwarren House For Macmillan Big Coffee Morning

Justin Tomlinson MP and fiancee Jo Wheeler with Fitzwarren volunteer BasilJustin Tomlinson MP joined residents at Fitzwarren House for a cup of tea and cake at their event for the Macmillan Big Coffee Morning. Residents and their families enjoyed tea, delicious homemade cakes or a cream tea and entertainment from a fantastic live singer who performed old classics from Frank Sinatra to Nat King Cole.The Big Coffee Morning started in 1990 when a local fundraising committee deci...

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Swindon Advertiser Weekly Article

I had the pleasure this week of meeting the TV maths expert Carol Vorderman, as part of my ongoing campaign to secure compulsory financial education for young people. The meeting was an opportunity to discuss Carol's recently published report into Mathematics, commissioned by the Conservative Party, and how this could be linked to the campaign. I chair the All-Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) for Financial Education for Young People. We now have a membership of 226 MPs supporting us from all...

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Justin Tomlinson MP Takes Part In Historic Archery Competition

 Justin Tomlinson MP is presented with an arrow for taking part in the competitionJustin Tomlinson MP was part of Parliamentary history by taking part in an archery competition, the first ever sporting contest to be held on Speaker's Green.The event was organised by the sport's Parliamentary Sponsor Huw Irranca-Davies MP, as part of Archery GB's 150th anniversary celebrations, and to promote the sport ahead of next year's Olympics. MPs and Peers were invited to come and join...

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