Eikon Charity Event

On Tuesday, I had the great pleasure of hosting Eikon for a reception at 11 Downing Street. Eikon is local charity, based in Addlestone, which works with young people all over Surrey. Over the past twenty years, I have seen Eikon grow from the small charity it started out as (the New Haw Youth Project), […]

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Surrey Conservatives Area Conference

I had the great pleasure of opening the Surrey Conservatives Area Conference on Saturday 20th January in Woking, where I met a large number of our hardworking, local volunteers. The programme for this year’s conference was centred around campaigning, including a talk in the afternoon about the use of social media. I hope that all […]

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Starlight Children’s Christmas Party

Yesterday I had the great pleasure of hosting 45 children for the Starlight Christmas Party at 11 Downing Street. Starlight Children’s Foundation is a national children’s charity that is dedicated to brightening the lives of children and teenagers suffering from a serious or terminal illness. Joining me and the children at the party were a […]

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Autumn Budget 2017

Yesterday, in the House of Commons, I delivered the Autumn Budget. This Budget lays the foundations for a Britain fit for the future – investing for the long-term while supporting families and businesses under pressure now, setting a path to a more prosperous Britain by: Building the New Economy, taking the National Productivity Investment Fund […]

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Coopers Hill Lawn Tennis Club

On Friday 6th Ocotber, I had the great pleasure of switching on the new floodlights at Coopers Hill Lawn Tennis Club in Englefield Green. The floodlights, paid for by fundraising and a charitable grant from The London Marathon Charitable Trust, will make it possible for tennis players of all ages to be able to play […]

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Party Conference 2017

I’ve recently returned from this year’s Conservative Party Conference in Manchester, where I had a great time meeting party members and activists. As Chancellor, I used my speech to warn against the dangers of a Labour Government and to show how Corbyn’s Marxist policies will inevitably lead us back to where Britain was in the […]

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Weybridge Hospital Update

Over the past few weeks, I have had numerous meetings with representatives from the local Clinical Commissioning Group, to discuss the measures that have been put in place to ensure that local residents continue to have easy access to various health services. However, discussions are still underway to determine the best medium and long-term courses […]

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The Chertsey Show

I was delighted to be able to attend the Chertsey Show again this year on Sunday 13th August. It is always an excellent day out and I try to go every year. This year at the show, I was given the honour of presenting prizes in the cattle classes. It was also great to catch […]

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Weybridge Community Hospital

  On Wednesday 12th July, I visited the site of the devastating fire which destroyed Weybridge Community Hospital. Upon arrival, I observed the final Silver Briefing with representatives from the Police, Fire and Rescue Services, Elmbridge Borough Council and Central Surrey Health (CSH). I was then shown around the remains of the hospital by Bryn […]

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