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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MP and CAB join forces again for Thornbury

Thornbury & Yate MP Steve Webb and South Gloucestershire Citizen’s Advice Bureau are working together on a new project to ensure the continuation of CAB services in Thornbury.   Earlier this year, the local community responded with great generosity to a campaign organised by the Thornbury Gazette to raise the £12,000 needed to keep the Thornbury bureau open for a year.  

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