Local News

MP joy at funding milestone

Steve Brine has warmly welcomed news that the fundraising campaign for a £5.1m children's emergency and trauma department at University Hospital Southampton has been completed ahead of schedule.

Steve Brine calls on SWR to halt rail fares increase

Steve Brine has slammed planned 3.1% rail fares increases on SWR trains in the New Year, which were announced by the Rail Delivery Group at the end of November, and has called for SWR to halt the increases.

MP regularly briefed on Kings Worthy attack

Steve Brine has spoken of his shock as he remains regularly briefed after the knife attack in Kings Worthy on Thursday night.

Police launched an appeal following the attack on a 45-year-old man near Springvale Stores, Fraser Road, Kings Worthy, just after 8.30pm on Thursday.

MP thanks RHCH staff

Steve Brine has thanked staff at RHCH after a power outage at Southampton General Hospital resulted in them closing their Emergency Department and diverting to Winchester, Portsmouth and Basingstoke.

Remembrance Sunday 2018

Steve Brine took part in the Remembrance Sunday service at Winchester Cathedral on Sunday 11th November.

Steve visits Winchester’s first surplus food community Café

Steve Brine visited the Community Café at St Peter’s Pastoral Centre in Jewry Street, Winchester on Thursday 8th November to meet customers and sample the menu, cooked up by FirstBite, a local not-for-profit social enterprise.

Thornden visit for MP

Thornden Secondary School in Chandler's Ford is one of the best schools in the country and it had a visit from local MP, Steve Brine, this morning who wanted to see for himself its progress.