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News From Westminster- By Michelle Donelan MP- Eye Health Week

This month sees the start of National Eye Health Week and I will be taking the opportunity to visit with the local branch of Specsavers opticians to speak to them…

News From Westminster- By Michelle Donelan MP- Keynote speaker on plastic

It has been a busy start to September with events and visits across the constituency.   Regular readers of this column will be aware of my concern around the volume of…

News From Westminster By Michelle Donelan MP- MP tackles animal welfare and animal rights

Since being elected, one of the topics which I most regularly correspond with constituents on is that of animal welfare and animal rights. Whether domestic pets, farm-reared or wild animals,…

News From Westminster-By Michelle Donelan MP

One key issue which has been dominating my postbag in the past months is the consultation on the planned changes to Special Educational Needs and Disability (SEND) provision in Wiltshire.…

News From Westminster- By Michelle Donelan MP

Following on from the recent incident in Salisbury, I was extremely concerned to hear of the major incident and tragically a life lost in Amesbury. Whilst not in my constituency,…

Local MP to embark on ‘Meet your MP’ roadshow

Local MP Michelle Donelan will take part in a whistle-stop tour of the Chippenham constituency, holding events in all market towns and villages. The MP will be holding drop-in events…

News From Westminster-By Michelle Donelan MP

NHS funding and ME support Since being elected I have been pushing hard for more funding for our NHS, so I was delighted with the Prime Minister’s recent announcement of…

News From Westminster- By Michelle Donelan MP

My constituency, like the rest of Wiltshire has a large population of military veterans who can all too often feel isolated and suffer from mental health problems after leaving active…

News From Westminster-By Michelle Donelan MP

Parking charges deter shoppers. For years I have campaigned against high parking charges in our market towns, they serve only to deter shoppers and strangle our small independent shops. Wiltshire…

Town’s mayor and deputy re-elected

COUNCILLOR Adrienne Westbrook has been re-elected as the Mayor of Melksham. Joining her will be cllr Jon Hubbard, who was also re-elected as deputy mayor. This will be cllr Westbrook’s…