Westminster News

Points of Light Award

Ed presented the Points of Light award to Courtney Hughes from Didcot today. Courtney founded Charity Secret Santa when she was 12, gifting 250 presents and now donates 20k all year round.

European Union Withdrawal Bill

I have been receiving a lot of correspondence over the last few days on the EU Withdrawal Bill, otherwise known as the Great Repeal Bill.

Ed takes part in debate on the BBC Charter

During today’s House of Commons debate on the BBC Charter, Ed Vaizey, MP for Wantage and former Minister for Culture and Creative Industries, took the opportunity to contribute his thoughts on the new charter.

Ed joins the Privy Council

Following his tenure as the longest serving Arts Minister in British political history, Ed Vaizey, Member of Parliament for Wantage and Didcot has today (12 October 2016) been officially sworn into Her Majesty’s Most Honourable Privy Council.

Local MP praises local school in the House of Commons

During Education questions in Parliament this week, the MP for Wantage and Didcot, Ed Vaizey, praised UTC Oxfordshire, based in Didcot, for their role in providing children across Oxfordshire with a first class technical education.