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On Your Bike!

On Wednesday 01 November the Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Ministry of Defence, Rt Hon Tobias Ellwood MP, the Director General of The Royal British Legion, and over 80 Members of Parliament raced alongside serving members of The Armed Forces on an exercise bike to raise money for The Ro

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.

Swire calls for better broadband for East Devon



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.



As part of the General Election campaign, Sir Hugo has been asked a number of questions by the NFU. Read the questions and his responses below: 

If you are elected as an MP, what would be your top priorities nationally and locally over the years to come?