Sir Hugo Swire MP has recognised the vital role that South West farmers are contributing to the economy, the countryside and food production as he pledged to Back British Farming at an event in Westminster this week.
East Devon's Member of Parliament, Rt. Hon Sir Hugo Swire MP, has gained clarification from the Environment Secretary that the Government "will not dilute its high environmental standards on leaving the EU".
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.
The National Trust, RSPB, Devon Wildlife Trust and the Dorset Wildlife Trust have come together to ask the South West's parliamentary candidates a series of questions about the environment. Read the questions and Sir Hugo's answers below.