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National Pollinator Strategy

Neil Parish MP raises the possibility of growing more bee-friendly crops to help promote bee numbers during a debate on the National Pollinator Strategy. 

Neil Parish MP Officially Opens New £1.8M Extension For Local GP Surgery

 A new-look Clare House Surgery located in Newport Street, was officially opened by Neil Parish MP in a ribbon cutting ceremony following the completion of a project costing the practice £1.8m. The substantial building programme overseen by lead consultants Haldons Limited and built by contractors Morgan Sindall.  The extension has created a significant expansion of the surgery, allowing Clare House to increase its provision of services and resulting in the creation of several new jobs. This includes additional receptionist staff, a prescription manager, a strategic manager and a new apprentice, taking the current number of employees to over 40. 

Neil Parish MP holds Inquiry into Antibiotics, Animal Welfare and Planning

 Neil Parish MP, Chairman of the All Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) for Eggs, Pigs and Poultry, has announced that the Group will be holding oral evidence sessions at the Houses of Parliament as part of an inquiry into the responsible use of antibiotics in livestock farming, the impact of planning regulations on farming and animal welfare issues effecting the eggs, pig and poultry sectors. 

Tiverton Jobs and Apprenticeships Fair Coming Soon!

Neil Parish, MP for Tiverton and Honiton, is holding the Mid Devon Jobs and Apprenticeships Fair on Friday 3rd October at Tiverton High School in association with the National Apprenticeship Service and Jobs Centre Plus. The Jobs fair will help school leavers and job seekers find work and get careers advice to give young people the experience and skills they need to enter the workplace. 

Neil Parish MP welcomes more real jobs in Devon

 Neil Parish MP has welcomed new figures showing that 373 fewer people are claiming Jobseeker’s Allowance in Tiverton and Honiton since 2010, a drop of 41%. This means more people in work, with the security of a regular pay packet and a brighter future ahead of them.