News

Unemployed claimant numbers fall in South West Bedfordshire

Figures released yesterday from the Independent Office of National Statistics show that the number of unemployed claimants in South West Bedfordshire constituency in November 2016 was 535.This represents a rate of 1.0% of the economically active population aged 16 to 64, the 579th highest of the

Travellers

South West Bedfordshire MP Andrew Selous asked the Government to review the law concerning planning, housing allocation and enforcement for travellers in a debate in the House of Commons yesterday evening.

Gypsies and Travellers

12 October 2016

Andrew Selous backs village's fight to keep its pub

South West Bedfordshire MP Andrew Selous has backed the residents of Tebworth and Wingfield’s campaign to keep The Queen’s Head Pub, currently owned by Charles Wells Ltd as a community asset.

Andrew Selous shows support for Count Them In campaign

Andrew Selous MP has declared his support for The Royal British Legion and Poppyscotland’s ‘Count Them In’ campaign, which calls for questions on the Armed Forces community to be included in the next UK Census. 

Restoration of additional Southern Train services

South West Bedfordshire MP Andrew Selous welcomed the increase in services on the West London line running through Leighton Buzzard from 8 train services to 26 train services from Monday 5 September.