MP for North Swindon

Justin Tomlinson MP

North Swindon MP Supports Local Primary Schools Football Competition

North Swindon MP and avid sports fan, Justin Tomlinson attended the finals of the Primary Schools Football Association (PSFA) competition at Millbrook Primary School and presented the winners with trophies.The local Primary Schools Football Association consists of teams predominantly in the Swindon area and includes schools all over North Swindon. The competition, which included matches in four tournaments (Boys’ Plate Final, Boys’ Shield Final, Girl’s Cup Final and Boy’s Cup Final), cul...

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VIDEO: Justin Tomlinson Calls On Ministers To Provide Greater Clarity To Manufacturers On Development Of Hybrid Cars

Local MP Justin Tomlinson has called on Ministers to provide greater clarity on plans to use hybrid engine technology to reduce dangerous emissions. Justin's comments, which came during a Parliamentary debate on improving air quality, followed meetings with two of Swindon's biggest manufacturers: Honda & BMW. Both companies are leading the way on cleaning up emissions by producing hybrid and zero & ultra-low emission vehicles.Last year, the Government published its plan for tackling ro...

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Justin Meets Organisers Of The Swindon Half Marathon

North Swindon MP Justin Tomlinson has met with Graeme Hardie of the organisation 113 Events, to discuss the plans for this year’s Swindon Half Marathon, following its successful launch in 2017. Graeme Hardie outlined minor changes to the route from last year, including access to the bridge near the Outlet Centre, which will divert runners around more of Swindon’s heritage buildings. The route still retains many of the town’s landmarks including; the Magic Roundabout, the County Ground, th...

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Local MP Visits Swindon Personalisation Firm GS InStyle

North Swindon MP Justin Tomlinson MP has met local business owners Andrew and Jelena Geidans, to see an innovative new service they offer.Andrew and Jelena own GS InStyle, a company which provides personalised clothing, bags and accessories. Since opening five years ago the business has gone from strength to strength, processing up to 2,500 items a day and providing clothing for a number of schools and groups across Swindon - including Red Oaks Primary, Brook Field, and Draycott Sports Camp.The ...

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North Swindon MP Meets Council Head Of Highways To Discuss Local Roads

North Swindon MP Justin Tomlinson sat down with Swindon Borough Council’s Head of Highways Jason Humm to get an update on highways matters in Swindon.Justin meets Jason regularly to keep up to speed on Swindon’s roads and various highway projects.In the latest meeting the pair discussed a number of issues including Thamesdown Drive, Redhouse Way, Greenbridge Roundabout, The White Hart Roundabout, North Star Development, Mead Way and other general matters such as potholes and parking.Justin T...

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Swindon Advertiser Column: We Will Not Tolerate The Poaching Of Elephants

When I was younger, I used to love watching Wildlife on One. For those of you who don’t remember it (or are too young to have watched it), for over three decades Sir David Attenborough brought animals from every corner of the world into the corner of living rooms across the nation.These half hour windows on the natural world have stayed with me. Since being elected to Parliament eight years ago, I have actively campaigned to improve our understanding of wildlife & the environment, and to s...

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Justin Continues His Campaign To Secure Superfast Fibre Broadband For North Swindon Residents

Justin Tomlinson MP and Haydon Wick Parish Councillor Vinay Manro have met with Paul Coles of BT Openreach to get an update on all outstanding works for the roll out of BT Superfast Fibre Broadband across SwindonSince being elected in 2010 Justin has actively campaigned for increased access to Superfast Fibre Broadband. This has seen him work with resident groups like North & Rural Swindon Better Broadband, and has already resulted in securing extensive investment from internet service provi...

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Justin Tomlinson MP Meets With Royal British Legion To Discuss Support For The Armed Forces Community

Justin Tomlinson MP has met with The Royal British Legion’s local Area Manager Alistair Maxwell to discuss support for the Armed Forces community in Swindon and Wiltshire.The Royal British Legion is the country’s largest Armed Forces charity, and provides support for many thousands of veterans, serving personnel and their families. Justin attended a Legion event in Parliament to show his support for the charity’s work, and met with the local Area Manager to discuss current issues facing th...

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