Local News

Working Together Event

Neil spoke at East Devon District Council's 'Working Together' event on confronting the challenges of an ageing population.

Historic Mills for Energy Project

Neil visited a range of historic mills in Devon and Somerset to learn more about an exciting new project to bring the sites back into use to generate hydro-electric power.

Dalwood Community Shop 15th Anniversary Celebrations

Neil joined residents for the 15th anniversary celebrations of the Dalwood Community shop and post office. The celebrations showcased local products and showed how the shop has extended its range of foods over the last few years.

Stocklands Vineyard Visit

Neil visited Stocklands Vineyard on the Greenhill Estate in Bridgwater to see their world class English wines.

Neil joins Tiverton Postie on Local Round

Neil joined local postwoman, Helen, on her morning post round through Tiverton. It was part of the  national ‘Walking in Your Postman’s Shoes’ initiative where MPs join a local postman or postwoman on their round.

York Flood Defence Visit

Neil visited York as Chair of the Environment Select Committee to learn about local flood management schemes.

Newbury Horse Racing

Neil visited Newbury Races in Berkshrie to learn more about equine welfare and the 'Horse Comes First' campaign.

The campaign aims to raise awareness of the high levels of equine welfare in the sport and ensure all horses that race are treated to the highest possible welfare standards.