Entries by Sam

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Darren sends annual report and invitation to join Powered by You

MP for Bristol North West, Darren Jones has sent an annual report and invitation to join Powered by You to each household in the constituency. The annual report letter updates constituents in each ward as to Darren’s local and parliamentary activity over the past 12 months and invites them to take part in an annual survey and […]

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Darren to host family-themed Picnic Politics

Darren Jones MP is hosting a family-themed ‘picnic politics’ at Blaise Castle on Friday 31st August. If you would like to share your experiences of accessing childcare, school places, support for children with SEND and the challenges of being a modern working parent please stop-by. Bring a picnic (and the kids!) and join Darren by the grassed area next to […]

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Darren urges council to re-think Blaise parking charges

Hundreds of constituents have contacted Darren Jones, MP for Bristol North West, about the council’s consultation on charging a flat-rate of £2 for parking at Blaise Castle Estate and restricting parking on adjacent roads. The full proposals are available here. Darren said: “MPs can’t directly intervene in the council’s decision-making processes but we can ensure our constituents voice is […]

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Darren continues to demand transport investment.

Labour MP for Bristol North West, Darren Jones has continued to call for large-scale improvements to transport infrastructure in North Bristol following a gridlock conference on Saturday 7th July. Darren continued to put the needs of his constituents first by bringing together a wide range of experts and community groups from his constituency. The group discussed the […]

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Darren meets Bristol North West NHS70 Award Winner

To mark the 70th anniversary of the NHS, the Prime Minister awarded just seven volunteers for their outstanding health and social care achievements – Bristol North West resident Gillian was one of these seven award winners. Gillian has volunteered with families of children in Bristol Royal Hospital for Children over the last 31 years. Gillian leads the ‘Friends for […]

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Darren backs region’s aerospace industry

    On Saturday 14th July, Darren joined thousands of budding spectators, at the Royal Air Tattoo at Fairford. Darren said after the visit: “I am delighted to have attended this year’s Air Tattoo – and on the 100th anniversary of the RAF – on behalf of my constituents.  Many thousands across North Bristol employed in the aerospace […]

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Darren calls for Lyme Disease research and GP training

Lyme disease is the fastest growing vector-borne disease and can be caught all over the UK including in urban parks and back gardens. Official estimates suggest around 3,000 cases a year, but this is thought to be much higher. Awareness amongst both the general public and medical professionals is low. Lyme disease can be hard […]