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Leo launches Junior Schools Christmas Card Competition

Leo said: "After a fantastic response last year, I am delighted to have launched my Junior School Christmas Card Competition 2018! All junior schools in the constituency, those throughout Aldershot, Farnborough, Blackwater and Hawley, have been invited to take part.

Leo meet new Garrison Commander, Lt. Col. Paddy Baines MBE

Leo said: "I had the great pleasure last week of meeting with Lt. Col. Paddy Baines MBE, the British Army's new Garrison Commander in Aldershot. I thoroughly look forward to working with him in future."

Leo pictured with Lt. Col. Paddy Baines MBE

Leo meets Brendan Williams from Building Heroes

Leo said: "I had the pleasure of introducing Brendan Williams, Chief Executive of Building Heroes, to the leadership team of Farnborough College of Technology last Friday.

Happy Dashain!

Leo said: “Happy Dashain! I was honoured to join Hindu friends in Aldershot this morning for a celebration of festival Durga Puja.”

 

 

Leo visits Gurkha Brigade Headquarters

Leo said: “I was honoured to last week visit the Headquarters of The Gurkha Brigade Association and meet with Col. Robinson. I learnt a great deal more about the magnificent Gurkha tradition of courage, service and sacrifice.”

Leo is pictured with Colonel James Robinson

Leo supports Help for Heroes' 'The Force for Good' Campaign

Leo said: “A generous response from local shoppers over the weekend at Aldershot Tesco for Help for Heroes' new campaign, The Force for Good. I had the pleasure of joining local volunteers from the charity as well as Mayor of Rushmoor, Cllr Steve Masterson.”

Leo runs Rushmoor Wellesley 10k

Leo said: “I joined over 1,000 local residents at this morning's Rushmoor Wellesley 10k! It was a fantastic event; thanks to Rushmoor Borough Council, the Greater Rushmoor Nepali Community and Grainger PLC for making it happen.”

Leo pictured with members of the GRNC

Leo visits Cadet Training Centre (Frimley Park)

Leo said: “Thank you to the superb team at Cadet Training Centre (CTC) Frimley Park for allowing me to visit last week. I learnt more about the brilliant training programme they offer to the UK’s rapidly expanding Combined Cadet Force and Army Cadet Force.”

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.