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Andrew meets Fibrolmyalgia group

Andrew joined the Trowbridge Fibro group for coffee in Sainsburys Café in Trowbridge this morning.

Andrew met with the support group to discuss the condition, which is often difficult to identify and diagnose.

Southwick Country Park Run

I was happy to finish in the middle of the pack in the 5k Park Run at Southwick Country Park on Saturday.  The great thing about Park Run, which has 900 events every week, is the complete absence of fuss and the ability to run at your own pace .... and it's free!

Andrew visits Princecroft School

Andrew visited Princecroft School Warminster this morning.

Andrew was invited to talk to pupils from Years 5 and 6 and answer questions about his role as an MP, forming part of their topic on ‘Champions for Change’ and the school’s recent visit to Parliament in September.

Andrew volunteers for Team Rubicon

Andrew has attended a weekend to train volunteers to deploy on operations with Team Rubicon and gained his 'greyshirt.'

Andrew questions Chilcot Report

Andrew, who defied the whip to vote against the Iraq War in 2003 and later served there, has tabled a series of questions to the Cabinet Office today in advance of the long awaited Chilcot Report expected on 6 July.

Andrew said:

Speech on the NHS

Today Andrew made the following contribution in a debate on the NHS:

It is always a pleasure to follow the hon. Member for Oldham East and Saddleworth (Debbie Abrahams). It is a privilege to be able to speak in today’s debate.

Andrew meets Team Rubicon

Andrew called in on Team Rubicon  today during its briefing for MPs in the House of Commons.

The charity is staffed by over 400 trained volunteers, mainly ex military, who are trained to help out in emergencies at home and abroad, notably in the recent winter flooding.

Andrew will join Boris Johnson and Michael Gove in voting Leave

Andrew said;

"I wanted to see what the EU was prepared to accept in the negotiations before finalising my position this weekend. I am so sorry that, despite David Cameron's efforts, Brussels has conceded little as the German Chancellor and French President have now admitted.