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FOREIGN REGISTERED VEHICLE ENFORCEMENT NEWS RELEASE

South West Bedfordshire MP Andrew Selous raised the problem of foreign registered vehicles being able to commit speeding and parking offences at will without fear of enforcement, in the House of Commons this morning.

Westminster Hall Diabetes Debate

South West Bedfordshire MP Andrew Selous said today in Parliament that local GPs should not be blamed for increasing levels of obesity.

Supporting our GP's

At Prime Minister‘s questions today, South West Bedfordshire MP Andrew Selous welcomed the NHS Long Term Plan and its recognition of the fact that GPs are the bedrock of our NHS and asked for assurances that more would be done to support GPs to carry on working in general practice by giving them

Andrew Selous MP helps open doors for guide dog owners this Christmas

Andrew Selous MP attended an event in Parliament run by the charity Guide Dogs to raise awareness of discrimination against guide dog owners. The MP for South West Bedfordshire heard from guide dog owners about the impact of being turned away by businesses because of their dog.

£8M FUNDING BOOST FOR BEDFORDSHIRE POLICE WARMLY WELCOMED

South West Bedfordshire MP Andrew Selous warmly welcomed the extra £8m a year that Bedfordshire Police will have available to spend next year, when speaking in the House of Commons today. Yesterday Andrew raised the issue in Parliament with the Prime Minister as well.

UNEMPLOYMENT FALLS FURTHER IN SOUTH WEST BEDFORDSHIRE

Figures released from the House of Commons’ Library show that the number of unemployed claimants in South West Bedfordshire in November 2018 was 525. This represents a rate of 0.9% of the economically active population aged 16-64. The total number of claimants is 35 lower than November 2017.