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English Wine Debate

Neil held a Parliamentary debate on the English Wine Industry in Westminster Hall. English wine is a huge success story and production is set to double to over 10 million bottles a year by 2020.

Dairy UK Parliamentary Breakfast

Neil chaired a Dairy UK breakfast - attended by other MPs and key dairy stakeholders - on boosting dairy exports and the future of the dairy industry post-Brexit.

Tiverton High School Careers Fair

Neil paid a visit to the Tiverton High School Careers Fair, showcasing the many jobs, qualifications and training paths available to students after they leave school.

He was interviewed by the Mid Devon Gazette. The video and full story can be found at this link:

South Wales Conservative Policy Forum

Neil spoke at the Conservatives South Wales Policy Forum. From farming to tourism and local infrastructure to broadband, South Wales and the South West have many common policy concerns.

After the event, Neil said:

Neil presses Government on air quality breaches

40% OF LOCAL AUTHORITIES IN BREACH OF LEGAL AIR QUALITY LIMITS

Government statistics show that as many as 40% of local authorities in the UK breached legal air quality limits last year.

South West Growth Summit

Neil attended the South West Growth Summit on Friday at Exeter University. Organised by the Pennon Group, the summit focused on boosting jobs and economic activity in the South West region.