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Hugo visits The Donkey Sanctuary

The Donkey Sanctuary welcomed the Rt Hon Sir Hugo Swire to its international headquarters in Sidmouth last week, where he met the charity’s chief executive officer Mike Baker and was given a tour of the sanctuary.

Hugo backs mandate for change from Brussels to get a deal

East Devon's MP Sir Hugo Swire was on BBC Radio Devon to discuss Brexit, after Parliament gave the Prime Minister a mandate to get change from Brussels on the backstop. 

Hugo explains why:

- The backstop is a serious problem but there is a deal to be done

Hugo condemns Corbyn's admiration for Maduro's regime

In an Urgent Question on the political situation in Venezuela, East Devon MP Sir Hugo Swire asked FCO ministers about reinstating the budget for regional ambassadors to meet in the region at least twice a year to come up with a better-coordinated response.

Londonderry Bombing

Londonderry Bombing

This is a reminder that there are those still at large in Northern Ireland who choose the bomb over the ballot box.

I join in all the tributes to the PSNI and the emergency services for yet again doing such a great job.

Hugo tours Bicton College Military Academy

East Devon's MP Sir Hugo Swire Swire toured Bicton College Military Academy, which offers a unique preparation course for those looking to join the Armed Forces.