News

Secret Aldershot Book Launch

The brilliant Paul Vickers has written another fine book about Aldershot’s heritage. I was delighted to get my copy of Secret Aldershot tonight and also see Nathalie from the Wessex Heritage Trust EDGE project. 

Safer North Hants Drama

A powerful speech and drama tonight from Celia Peachey and other artists about domestic abuse and mental health at the West End centre in Aldershot. Many thanks to Karen Evans and Safer North Hants.

New Airbus Defence Zephyr facility

It was great to see new the new Airbus Defence Zephyr facility in Farnborough developing world-leading stratosphere technology and creating 150 new jobs!

Farnborough Air Show Opening

I was honoured to see the Prime Minister open the truly magnificent Farnborough International Airshow this morning. 

Aldershot Police Officers in Parliament

I was delighted to host Aldershot PCs Mark Allison and Jack Alexander today - both recipients of the National Police Bravery Award. Thank you for keeping our community safe!

Scots Guards visit Parliament

A great team of serving Scots Guardsmen came to see me in the House of Commons today - happily Doorkeeper Matt Hay was with me to meet old friends... 

Army Welfare Service visit Parliament

Thanks to Aldershot Army Welfare Service team for coming into Parliament today - and for the support they give our soldiers and families.