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Parliament prorogation ruled unlawful - Chichester Observer

I was sat in my office in Westminster when I heard the news that the prorogation of Parliament has been ruled unlawful, and we will begin sitting again this week. I have been spending the last few weeks split between working extra days in the constituency and continuing my work in Parliament.

Gillian calls for compromise during PM Statement

The answer to Brexit should lie in this Chamber, but after more than three years of discussion people are beginning to despair of their politicians. Those, like me, who voted to remain have had to compromise. I have now voted three times to leave and I hope I get a fourth opportunity.

Department for Transport response to written question: train carriages

The Department for Transport has provided the following answer to your written parliamentary question:

Question:
To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, what steps he has taken to encourage the modernisation of train carriages.

Answer:
Paul Maynard:

Parliamentary Armed Forces Scheme - Chichester Observer

We have a new Secretary of State for Transport, Grant Shapps, who I am arranging to meet next week, to move forward discussions on the A27 improvement scheme. We all know that whatever happens, we need improvements to alleviate the traffic in our area.