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Careers evening at Westgate

The Westgate School held a busy careers evening on Wednesday 27th April, with businesses, institutions and the services on hand to chat with children and parents about future employment opportunities.

 

Steve Brine tees off National Golf Month in Parliament

Steve Brine MP swung into action on Wednesday 27 April to help launch National Golf Month.

The initiative, which runs throughout May, aims to inspire 100,000 new players to #getgolfing, with a particular focus on getting more women and young people taking up the sport.

Hyde 900 community dig

Local Winchester MP Steve Brine joined forces with scores of volunteers last weekend (22-24 April) in a community archaeological project organised by HYDE900 and supported by WARG (the society for Winchester archaeology and local history) to investigate a key corner of the Hyde Abbey site adjacen

Good news on local unemployment

Winchester has one of the lowest claimant counts in the country, after House of Commons figures revealed that just 0.7% of the working age population are unemployed.

 

Another chance to comment on Pitt Vale

Steve Brine is joining local councillors and campaigners in asking residents to comment on the latest submitted plans from Linden Homes for Pitt Vale, before the 4th May deadline.

Another busy street surgery in Alresford

Steve Brine held another packed street surgery in Alresford on Saturday 16th April, as he met dozens of local residents on the corner of West Street and Broad Street.

Home Instead launch series of dementia friendly events

Home Instead Senior Care, an at home care company servicing clients in Winchester, New Alresford, Eastleigh, Chandlers Ford and surrounding areas has announced a range of events focussed on people living with dementia, as well as their carers.

 

City schoolchildren visit Parliament

Steve Brine welcomed a group of children from St Bede's Church of England Primary School on Wednesday 13th April.

 

The pupils, a mix of head boys and girls and their deputies, took a tour of Parliament before taking part in a special Q&A session with their MP.

Steve Brine raises local concerns over new academies push

Steve Brine took part in a Parliamentary debate on the Government's White Paper on the future of schools on Wednesday 13th April, and expressed the 'confusion' that had been fed back to him from his constituency.