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Job Centre, Skills and Employment event

This event is a fantastic initiative, bringing businesses and skills providers together with local residents to discuss careers and training opportunities.

Business Breakfast

Held in the Ashford Manor Golf Club and organised by Barclays Bank, I met over 30 local businesses to discuss both local and national issues.

Save Staines Park Meeting

Held at the Bowling Club in Staines, I met local residents who wanted to voice their concerns regarding the proposed development of a new Leisure Centre in Staines Park.

This was another well attended event with standing room only.

Visit to Sunbury Embroidery Gallery

One of Spelthorne’s hidden gems, the embroidery in the gallery is a wonderful piece of art that captures the amazing history of Sunbury-on-Thames.

Shepperton Horticultural Awards

As a member of Shepperton Horticultural Association, I was delighted to present the prizes at this year’s Shepperton Horticultural Autumn Show.

Brexit meeting

I arranged an open meeting at Shepperton Village Hall to discuss all aspects of Brexit with Spelthorne residents. The event was well attended with standing room only. We had a vigorous and lively debate, and I was happy to answer any questions that were posed.

Traveller Sites

I am aware that traveller sites have sprung up across Spelthorne in the past few days. I believe that these sites are moving around various locations, and some of the travellers have destroyed bollards, padlocks and other measures designed to protect our parks and green spaces to gain access.

Staines-upon-Thames Day

The biggest local event in Spelthorne’s diary, Staines-upon-Thames day is always great fun. The weather was glorious, and I met and spoke to many local residents and stall holders.

Mayor's River Day

I was delighted to attend and celebrate the Mayor of Spelthorne’s River Day on Saturday, and support the Mayor’s chosen charities.