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Investing in Somerset Children’s Futures

Over the past four years Somerset Conservatives have successfully lobbied for Somerset Schools to receive an extra £22 million of funding and are proud to have invested in new schools and classrooms to improve our children’s learning environment.

MP Launches Hospital Bed Closures Probe

MP Ian Liddell-Grainger is launching his own investigation into the closure of beds at Minehead and Williton hospitals, warning he will not accept third-rate health care provision in West Somerset.

Tidal Lagoons: Now for Bridgwater, says MP

Bridgwater Bay is now a prime candidate for an energy-generating tidal lagoon after a report commending a similar scheme proposed for Swansea, says the local MP.

BREXIT: Countryside 'must not be sidelined'

Politicians must work together to deliver the best possible Brexit deal for rural Britain, MP Ian Liddell-Grainger has declared.

Parliament has thrown its weight behind the Prime Minister’s plans for taking Britain out of Europe, signalling the start of months of intense negotiations.