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MP Pushes Oxfordshire CCG for Action

Ed Vaizey MP for Wantage and Didcot held a meeting on Friday with David Smith CEO of Oxfordshire CCG.  Ed is seeking clarity on the priorities of the Oxfordshire Healthcare Transformation Consultation and its implications for residents of his constituency.  The first phase of the consultation ope

Ed Vaizey holds public meeting on Brexit

Last Friday Ed held a public meeting on Brexit at The Beacon, Wantage. After receiving over a thousand emails Ed invited his constituents to a public meeting to share their views and discuss the implications of Brexit, and about 100 people turned up.

MPs secure investment in the A34

Following lobbying from local MPs Richard Benyon, Nicola Blackwood and Ed Vaizey, the Chancellor, Philip Hammond, has today confirmed that key improvements to the A34 will go ahead, with full funding available for it.

Oxfordshire MPs meet senior local NHS leaders

Ed Vaizey and other Oxfordshire MPs held a meeting with the Staurt Bell, the Chief Executive of Oxford Health NHS Foundation Trust, and with David Smith the Chief Executive of the Oxfordshire Clinical Commissioning Group.  

Ed meets with Wantage GPs

Ed met up with GPs from Newbury and Church Street practices in Wantage to discuss issues facing the surgeries and the urgent need to expand.

MPs hold further meetings on A34

Over the last week, Oxfordshire MPs Ed Vaizey, John Howell, Andrew Smith, Robert Courts, Victoria Prentis, and Nicola Blackwood, have met together with Highways England and the Minister of State for Transport John Hayes to discuss the A34.

Ed grilled at Primary School Council Conference

Ed faced his toughest test yet as he was grilled by pupils at the Primary School Conference held at South Moreton Primary School. He answered questions about Brexit, Donald Trump and why he got involved in politics.