Andrew to hold Commons debate on Special Educational Needs in Wiltshire

Andrew has secured a debate tomorrow in the chamber of the House of Commons on special needs in Wiltshire. It follows Wiltshire Council’s plans to close Larkrise School in Trowbridge and St Nicholas in Chippenham in order to build a new larger special school at Rowde near Devizes.

Andrew writes to Chancellor about College Funding

Local MP Andrew Murrison has joined 164 MPs across the House of Commons in lobbying Chancellor Philip Hammond for a better deal for Further Education colleges like Wiltshire College.

Happy Christmas

I have never been so grateful to reach the end of term. 

Andrew opens patient wifi system

Andrew Murrison was at the Warminster Community Hospital to officially open the patient wifi system in the Longleat Ward.

Andrew asks Lloyds to think again about Westbury

Andrew Murrison has written to Lloyds Chief Executive Antonio Horta Osorio about his planned closure of the Westbury Edward Street branch, the last high street bank in the town. The MP said;

Wiltshire and the Police Funding Settlement

Quizzing Police Minister Nick Hurd in the Commons, South West Wiltshire MP Andrew Murrison welcomed the £161 million extra funds announced today for policing and the increased flexibility to raise money for the police from the local precept.

Andrew welcomes road remedies

Andrew Murrison MP has welcomed the announcement that Wiltshire Council will spend £8 million over 12 months on repairing local roads, particularly potholes.

He has also commended the council for suspending Sunday charges in its car parks, ending the need to ‘pay to pray.’