Vote of confidence for local GP surgery

The GP surgery in the village of Marshfield has emerged as one of the most highly-rated by local residents in an extensive survey undertaken by local MP Steve Webb.   The Lib Dem MP conducted a health and social care survey across the whole Thornbury & Yate constituency and received well over 6,000 replies. 

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European Commissioner visit South Gloucestershire to see cutting-edge technology

The European Commisioner in charge of a multi-billion pound research budget for research and innovation has visited South Gloucestershire to see how EU start-up funding has helped create a centre of excellence for new technology.  

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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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