MP calls on local employers to make staff dementia friends

Thornbury and Yate MP Steve Webb has issued a call to local employers to encourage them to take up free training in awareness about the dementia. 

Read more

Twiggy and John Stapleton join Steve Webb to celebrate older workers

Breakfast TV star John Stapleton and model ‘Twiggy’ have joined forces with local MP Steve Webb to promote positive attitudes to older workers.   The two celebrities spoke at a Parliamentary launch (Wednesday 11th March) hosted by the MP who is also the Minister of State for Pensions.

Read more

MP hails 'breakthrough' in summit meeting on future of Thornbury Hospital

A meeting held on Thursday (5th February) has been hailed as a ‘breakthrough’ by local MP Steve Webb in the campaign for modern healthcare facilities on the Thornbury Hospital site.

Read more

Local ambulance charity seeks new volunteers

A Yate based ambulance charity is looking for new volunteers to help in its work of providing specialist emergency medical cover at public events.

Read more

MP challenges bus bosses over local services

Local MP Steve Webb has hosted a meeting in his constituency office at Yate to raise with First Bus managers the many concerns of local residents about the quality of bus services in this area.

Read more