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Andrew Lansley visits Winchester Hospital and local school

Health Secretary Andrew Lansley visited Winchester today, Thursday 9th February where he met local GPs, saw acute stroke services in the city and visited a local primary school to receive a very special cheque.

Calling into Peter Symonds College

Local MP Steve Brine dropped into Peter Symonds' on Friday 3rd February to catch up with the college Principal, Neil Hopkins.
As well as discussing a range of educational issues, they also took a trip over Bereweeke Road to look at progress being made on the new Pavilion.

MP pushes message on illegal workers

Steve Brine spoke in the House of Commons on Monday 7th February to ask Immigration Minister Damian Green about new enforcement measures to tackle illegal working.

Kings Worthy power cuts - MP to meet SSE

Local MP Steve Brine is to meet senior representatives from SSE Power on Thursday (9 February) to discuss recent power cuts which have caused havoc in some parts of Winchester.

Steve Brine MP welcomes Government funding for more local homes

Steve Brine has welcomed Government funding to build more affordable homes in Winchester. Through the New Homes Bonus, Winchester City Council has been granted £1,139,689 this year to build much-needed housing in the local area.

 

MP visit to 'new' RHCH

Local MP Steve Brine visited Winchester Hospital on Friday lunchtime to meet with the new team since its merger with Basingstoke.

Mr Brine met with Chief Executive Mary Edwards to hear how the new Hampshire Hospitals Foundation Trust is settling down and discuss future plans.

Talking Primary education at Weeke

Steve Brine visited Weeke Primary School on Friday 3rd February to discuss a number of issues, including the MP's vision for a new city primary school.

A visit to Bushfield Down

Steve Brine joined the Bushfield Down Supporters Group on Friday 3rd February to hear more about their project to turn the area into a 'village green'.

Welcome for MOT decision

Steve Brine has welcomed a Government announcement that proposals to reduce the testing frequency of MOTs have been dropped.

 

Winchester's Zombie Resurrection

Steve Brine is supporting two Winchester film-makers who are pulling out all the stops to get to Cannes 2012.
Jake Hawkins and Andy Phelps have made Zombie Resurrection, a low-budget British horror movie, following both of them being laid off from their jobs last year.