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Summit on rail in Oxfordshire

Ed attended a summit in Parliament on rail in Oxfordshire today.

There are continuing improvements to Didcot Parkway, including electrification, bike racks and the construction of a new multi-storey car park. 

Agent of Change

This article originally appeared in The Herald Newspaper on 17th January 2018. 

Space Industry Bill

Ed spoke today during the debate on the Space Industry Bill, highlighting the work done by Harwell Campus.

Watch the speech here.

 

Year in Review

This article originally appeared in The Herald Newspaper on 3rd January 2018. 

I hope you all had a wonderful Christmas and New Year and, with 2018 just beginning, it seems apt to reflect on what has been another extraordinary year in politics.

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.

Euratom Debate

Today my amendment to the EU Withdrawal Bill was debated by MPs in the House of Commons.

Autumn Budget

This article originally appeared in The Herald Newspaper on 1st December 2017. 

A couple of weeks ago, the Chancellor delivered his Budget.  No one can pretend it was radical or revolutionary.  But most will think that’s a good thing. There's quite enough turmoil at the moment.