Hampshire Constabulary

I had the opportunity today to catch up with Chief Inspector John Halfacre of Hampshire Constabulary. He told me about some of the excellent work they're doing in the local constituency to keep people safe.

Army Welcome Home Parade

I was delighted to attend today's Army Welcome Home Parade at the Houses of Parliament. I met with members of 4th Battalion, The Rifles, based here in the constituency Aldershot, along with over 10 other soldiers who have recently returned from operations overseas.

Cambridge Primary School

I was hugely impressed by Aldershot’s newest school - the magnificent Cambridge Primary School and Head Sarah Kennedy.

Tower Hill Primary School

Huge thanks to Headteacher Linda Tansley for showing me around the outstanding Tower Hill Primary School in Farnborough - I really enjoyed the Harvest Assembly!

Aldershot Military Museum

It was brilliant to meet Kirsty at the Aldershot Museum today - and get behind the wheel of General Horrocks’ jeep!

Simon Jarvis Lecture Theatre Opening with Michael Gove

Today The Rt. Hon Michael Gove MP opened The Simon Jarvis Lecture Theatre at Farnborough 6th Form College. It was a wonderful tribute to an inspirational figure who has given 28 years of service and leadership to the college!

Defence Secretary visit to Home Command

I was delighted to welcome the Defence Secretary, The Rt. Hon Gavin Williamson MP, to Aldershot yesterday to meet Lt Gen Tyrone Urch CBE and the superb team at Home Command.