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View from Westminster: Housing Needs

Last week The Prime Minister called in Britain’s biggest house builders to a summit at No 10 to take personal charge of fixing the broken housing market.

Hugo Swire's Letter on Broadband

East Devon's local MP, Sir Hugo Swire, has written to the Government decrying the poor broadband coverage and lack of broadband speed with the local area.

Capitalism is OK

Conference season is now over and clear divisions have emerged between the two main parties; cradle-to-grave statism versus free market economics and capitalism.

Summer Recess

Exmouth Journal

This week Parliament breaks up for the Summer recess and not a moment too soon! MPs from across the floor are tired and fractious and need to regenerate themselves before an Autumn session when difficult decisions will have to be made.

Swire calls for better broadband for East Devon

HUGO SWIRE BACKS BROADBAND 2.0’ REPORT

 

14387 broadband connections in East Devon are not getting the proposed minimum broadband download speed, according to a new report from the British Infrastructure Group of MPs (BIG) co-signed by Hugo Swire MP.