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My Election Address has started hitting doormats across Oxfordshire (thanks to the marvellous Royal Mail). Some households will be receiving something else later in the campaign so I wanted to share the address here.  It sets out some of the key reasons to support me and the Liberal Democrats on May 7th.  It also offers a taste of my vision for Britain that I’d work to deliver as MP for Wantage, Didcot,… Read More

Yesterday saw a historic victory for Syriza, the far-left anti-austerity party in the Greek general elections.  Though much expected, it is an exciting moment in European politics – there are claims it is the first significant electoral victory for the hard left in Europe in over 40 years.    With all the wide-eyed fantacism that is weaved into the DNA of socialists, some will inevitably see this is the beginning of the end… Read More

The siege is over!  Challow Bridge reopened today, reconnecting Faringdon and Wantage.    In a week when £15bn was announced to modernise A roads nationwide, the west side of Vale of White Horse finally has all of ours open.  After a series of maintenance clots that have clogged up our traffic circulation for months, all our major arteries have at last been cleared. Well done to Network Rail and the contractor Murphy for delivering the new bridge… Read More