Q & A at King Alfred's

Ed visited the sixth form at King Alfred's in Wantage on Friday for a question and answer session. There was a great deal of discussion on the impact of Brexit on young people and the area.

Ed meets Green & Co

Ed met with Green & Co on Friday to discuss local housing and the Tenant Fees Bill. The full text of the bill can be found here and will proceed to the report stage at a date to be announced.

EU Withdrawal Bill

It is great to have the opportunity to speak in this important debate. Yesterday’s was very entertaining and we did make a piece of fudge, and I am pleased to say that my side of the House got the biggest piece—I just want to put things beyond any doubt.

Cancer Research UK

Ed was delighted to meet with his local Cancer Research UK Ambassadors Sue Duncombe and Patrick McGuire this afternoon in Parliament to discuss the launch of the new Should To Shoulder campaign supporting NHS staff in the fight against cancer. You can find out more about the campaign here.

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