MP for North Swindon

Justin Tomlinson MP

Justin Tomlinson MP Meets With Local Businesses At GWE Business Forum

Justin Tomlinson MP speaks at a business eventJustin Tomlinson MP attended the latest meeting of the GWE Business Forum. Held quarterly, the meetings are a chance for the business community to sit down with government – both local and national – and discuss the issues and initiatives that affect them.The meeting provided a valuable opportunity for business leaders to highlight problems they encounter as well as impediments to job and growth creation.Justin Tomlinson MP said: “A...

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Justin Tomlinson MP Speaks On Problems Posed To Small Businesses By Late Payments

Justin Tomlinson MP speaks on late payments to small businessesIn a speech in Parliament, Justin Tomlinson MP today highlighted the problems posed to small businesses by late payments.  Speaking in a Westminster Hall debate, Justin raised the importance of business mentors teaching start-up businesses to manage cash flow.As a previous small business owner, Justin Tomlinson MP said: “ A tip from my own experience is that one should talk regularly to customers and suppliers, because the...

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Justin Tomlinson MP Champions Apprenticeships And Enterprise In Speech To Parliament

 Justin Tomlinson MP speaks in the House of CommonsJustin Tomlinson MP today championed apprenticeships and enterprise in a speech in Parliament.  Speaking in an Opposition Day Debate on Opportunities for the Next Generation, Justin highlighted the success of Swindon’s Plan 500 and the difference apprenticeships have made to businesses in Swindon.In the speech, Justin Tomlinson MP said: “I am such a huge fan of apprenticeships because they help businesses by giving them an ...

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Justin Tomlinson MP Visits St. Francis School Summer Fair

Justin Tomlinson MP in goal at the St. Francis School Fair Justin Tomlinson MP today visited the St. Francis Summer Fair at St. Francis School in Taw Hill. The visit was a great opportunity to sample all the fantastic stalls and events organised by teachers, parents and pupils, see progress on the new extension and enjoy a kickabout with the children in the playground. Activities included a BBQ, stalls, raffle, tombola and bouncy castle. Justin Tomlinson MP said "It is always a pleasure t...

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Justin Tomlinson MP Meets With Carol Vorderman To Discuss Compulsory Financial Education

Justin Tomlinson MP and Andrew Percy MP with Carol VordermanAs part of Justin Tomlinson's ongoing campaign to secure compulsory financial education for young people, Carol Vorderman met with Justin Tomlinson MP, Chair of the All Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) For Financial Education For Young People and Andrew Percy MP, Chair of APPG Primary and Secondary School Inquiry.The meeting was an opportunity to discuss progress with the APPG's inquiry and how Carol Vorderman'srecently publ...

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Justin Tomlinson MP Shows His Support For Breast Cancer Campaign

Justin Tomlinson MP shows his support for the 'Wear It Pink' campaignJustin Tomlinson, MP for North Swindon is joining forces with Breast Cancer Campaign to raise awareness of its biggest fundraising event, wear it pink day.On Friday 28 October 2011 supporters in schools, colleges and businesses throughout the country are encouraged to don an item of pink in support of Campaign and each donate £2 to fund innovative world-class breast cancer research.Last year hundreds of thousands ...

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Justin Tomlinson MP Meets With Small House Builders

Justin Tomlinson MP and Robert Buckland MP meet with Master Builders FederationJustin Tomlinson MP and Robert Buckland MP met with the Master Builders Federation and representatives from local small builders.  Issues discussed included challenges small tradesman and builders face, as well as Justin Tomlinson's proposed 'Developers Bond', which seeks to improve the quality of unadopted areas.Justin Tomlinson MP, "This was an excellent opportunity to hear first-hand...

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Justin Tomlinson MP Attends Charity Tea Party

Justin Tomlinson MP attends a Charity Tea Party in aid of the Prospect and Macmillan at Maple CourtJustin Tomlinson MP and fiancee Jo Wheeler attended the Charity Tea Party at Maple Court in aid of the Prospect and Macmillan.  Guests enjoyed singing, a fundraising raffle and a fantastic tea.Justin Tomlinson MP said: "It was great to join in the fun which both provided great entertainment for Maple Court residents and visitors as well as raising money for two very worthwhile causes.&quo...

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