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Hello and welcome to my website! I’m John Penrose, your local Member of Parliament for Weston-super-Mare. Please use this site to find out more about the work I’m doing for Weston, Worle and the villages and how to contact me should you need my help.

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Big Hospitality: Former Tourism Minister calls for VisitEngland refocus

Big Hospitality reports on the news that Former Tourism Minister and MP for Weston-super-Mare John Penrose has said VisitEngland should be independent from VisitBritain and gradually move away from government funding...


Former Tourism Minister & Seaside Town MP John Penrose calls for Full Independence for Visit England

As the Triennial Review of tourism quangos Visit Britain and Visit England gets underway, former tourism Minister and seaside town, John has written to Triennial Review boss Mark Fisher recommending full independence for Visit England.


Triennial Review Submission by John Penrose MP

Submission to the Triennial Review by John Penrose MP where former Tourism Minister & Seaside Town MP John Penrose calls for full independence for VisitEngland.


MP: 'Going back to Avon County Council would be a disaster'

In response to calls from George Ferguson to redefine the area surrounding Bristol, John Penrose MP has suggested that council's working together is a far better solution and that going back to the days of 'Avon Country Council' would be a disaster.


Just Congresbury: MP joins fight against Barratts

Local MP John Penrose has joined the fight against Barratts plan as the number of objections soared to more than 200.


Mercury Article: Weston should be proud of huge improvements in local schools

In this week's article for The Weston Mercury, John talks about how any parent, wherever or whoever they are, wants a good education for their children and how Weston's schools are ensuring that this is the case for local families...


Bristol Evening Post: Joy as trust is only bidder for hospital

The Bristol Evening Posts reports on the positive news that just one health trust has bid to take over the running of Weston General Hospital, which was too small to achieve foundation status on its own...


Weston Mercury: MP Joins FC Locking to Celebrate Opening of Clubhouse

John joined Weston's young football fanatics to celebrate the opening of their new clubhouse this week...


Breeze FM: Weston MP Talks With Developer

North Somerset's Breeze FM reports on the news that John Penrose has now met with developers from Barrett Homes to outline his objections to building an estate of new houses on the edge of Congresbury village.


Penrose Pleased with Taunton’s bid for Weston Hospital

Weston’s MP, John Penrose said he is delighted by the news that Taunton is the only bidder for Weston Hospital.


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