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Former Tourism Minister, John Penrose: “Can You Rival London?”

In recent years, London has established itself as a finely tuned marketing machine – but with many local hoteliers forced to compete with the capital, has “Brand London” become too efficient? John Penrose shares his thoughts in The Hotel Industry Magazine...


Penrose launches new Jobs Club

Weston's MP, John Penrose, is setting up a new, free Jobs Club. More information on the club, including details on how to join can be found by clicking on 'read more'...


MP Visits Local Business, Rowan Dartinton

John Penrose MP recently visited Rowan Dartington’s office in Weston High Street to see what the long-established company is doing for local people and congratulate one of their employees, John Scott, on his 30 year's of service.


MP To Open 'Business & Youth Showcase'

John Penrose MP is to launch Rotary International's Business and Youth Showcase event that looks to highlight the many successful businesses and youth organisations within the region.


Weston Mercury Article: ‘how many people work in Parliament?’

In this week's article, John answers the question: ‘how many people work in Parliament?’, where the answer is ‘about half’ (boom boom). But, every so often, the MPs and Lords have to work up an honest-to-goodness sweat by doing a bit of (gasp) hard work.


Penrose celebrates Olympics tourism legacy

Former Tourism Minister John Penrose says the latest inbound visitor figures are further proof of the positive economic effect of the 2012 Olympic Games.


Weston Mercury Article: 2013 and the year ahead

In this week's article for The Weston Mercury, John talks about 2013 and looks towards the challenges we face over the course of the year ahead.


Weston Mercury: MP celebrates Small Business Saturday with local businesses

Weston's MP visited a number of local businesses as part of Small Business Saturday, a national event promoting independent businesses. 


Struggling With Your Water Bill? Help Is At Hand

Anyone struggling with water bills, whether it’s over Christmas or any other time of year, may be eligible for help from the local Water company, Bristol Water.


Local MP reacts to reports of a possible MP Pay Rise

Weston's MP, John Penrose, has responded to reports of a possible MP pay rise...


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