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Sir Hugo backs new Parkinson’s Is campaign

East Devon’s MP is backing a major charity campaign to shine a spotlight on Parkinson’s, to raise understanding of and change attitudes towards the condition.

Hugo backs English Tourism Week

Sir Hugo Swire MP joined Tourism Minister Michael Ellis to shine a spotlight on the country’s tourism industry in a week devoted to travel and exploration during English Tourism Week 30 March - 7 April 2018.

Hugo discusses Exmouth seafront with EDDC and designers

On social media, Sir Hugo said "Great to catch up with Wayne Hemingway, Founder of @HemingwayDesign, and Richard Cohen, Deputy Chief Executive of @eastdevon , to discuss the regeneration of Exmouth seafront through the rerouting of Queen's Drive, a new watersports centre, and a mixed use leisure

Statement on recent Brexit votes, Friday 29 March 2019

Today, Parliament has voted against leaving the European Union with a short extension.

I share the frustration of many of my constituents that we are not leaving either with a deal or without a deal as promised on 29 March 2019.