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Customs Union Debate

Ed spoke in the debate on Britain's membership of the Customs Union today. You can watch his full speech here.

 

Mr Edward Vaizey (Wantage) (Con)

Surgical Mesh

Ed intervened in a debate on surgical mesh in Parliament today, after being contacted by several constituents who had experienced severe complications as a result of its use. 

Watch Ed's intervention here.

Watch the full debate here.

Brexit and the Creative Industries

Ed spoke in Parliament today on the impact of Brexit on our world-leading creative industries.You can watch the speech here. 

Harwell Link Road

Ed was very pleased to open the Harwell Relief Road today. The £8m Harwell Link, which will run from the B4493 to the A417, is the latest in a package of transport improvements from the Science Vale Transport Strategy to be built and aims to improve access to the Enterprise Zone and reduce local

Epilepsy Purple Day

As the President of SUDEP Action, the only UK Charity dedicated to raising awareness of epilepsy risk, tackling epilepsy deaths & supporting the bereaved, Ed visited the Epilepsy Purple Day event in Parliament today.

Ed meets OALC

Ed met with the Oxfordshire Association of Local Councils (OALC) today. The OALC represent 92% of town and parish councils in Oxfordshire. Subjects discussed include the GDPR and the Oxford-Cambridge Expressway. You can find out more about the OALC here.

Didcot Sign

Ed was delighted to pick up an historic Didcot sign on Friday. It will hang proudly in the constituency office!

Visit to Maymessey

Ed visited local charity Maymessy on Friday. Maymessy offers gardening, kitchen craft and family-style sit-down meals and picnics for disadvantaged children and volunteer groups and is up for a Vale4Business social enterprise award for teaching young people the value of good nutrition.