Frampton Cotterell teenager comes face-to-face with the Prime Minister

Eighteen year-old Zoe Duffner (second left) from Frampton Cotterell had the trip of a lifetime this week when she went to Westminster with her family and met the Prime Minister. 

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Steve Webb re-selected for 2015 General Election

Steve_Webb_with_Karen_Wilkinson.JPGThornbury & Yate MP Steve Webb was last night (Friday 17th) unanimously re-selected as the Liberal Democrat candidate for the constituency at the next General Election.  

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Big boost for Yate cinema plans

A petition organised by local MP Steve Webb and local councillors in support of the proposed cinema for Yate has gathered well over 1,000 signatures in less than two weeks

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Local broadband fight goes to Westminster

Local MP Steve Webb has joined forces with local residents to raise the issue of poor broadband speeds in South Gloucestershire at the highest levels of Government.  

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MP welcomes new service for isolated older people

Thornbury & Yate MP Steve Webb has welcomed a new confidential phone line service launched this week focused exclusively on the needs of older people.   The service, known as the Silver Line, has been developed by TV personality Esther Rantzen, who launched Childline back in the 1980s.  

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