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Cimate Change

Local MP for Torridge and West Devon, Geoffrey Cox QC, invited constituents to a meeting on climate change in the Houses of Parliament yesterday, Wednesday 26 June 2019.

The group had travelled to London to take part in the #TheTimeIsNow lobby to raise awareness about climate change.

The Time Is Now

“I am looking forward to welcoming constituents from Torridge & West Devon to the climate change lobby this Wednesday.

School visits

Geoffrey Cox QC, Member of Parliament for Torridge and West Devon, visited High Bickington CofE Academy and Great Torrington School on Friday 7 June as part his regular programme of school engagement.

Westward Ho! disabled access

Following his visit to Westward Ho! in May, Geoffrey Cox, Member of Parliament for Torridge and West Devon, raised with Torridge District Council the issue concerning the lack of disabled access onto the beach.

New NHS beds in Holsworthy

Geoffrey Cox, Member of Parliament for Torridge and West Devon, attended the opening of three new NHS beds at Deer Park Care Home, Holsworthy, on Friday 31 May 2019.

Energy

Geoffrey Cox QC, Member of Parliament for Torridge and West Devon, has welcomed the news over the weekend that the UK has gone a record 256 hours – and counting – without coal-powered energy.

Autism and learning difficulties

Geoffrey Cox, Member of Parliament for Torridge and West Devon, has welcomed the announcement by Health and Social Care Secretary, Matt Hancock, that new measures are being introduced to improve care for people with autism and learning disabilities.

Geoffrey Cox unveils Philip the Fish

Geoffrey Cox, Member of Parliament for Torridge and West Devon, officially unveiled Philup The Fish, the plaice for your plastic, in Westward Ho! on Saturday 18 May 2019.

Employment figures

Geoffrey Cox, Member of Parliament for Torridge and West Devon, has welcomed new figures showing that in the South West, there are 2,811,474 people in work – meaning that, under the Conservatives, 317,158 more people have been able to access the security of a job since 2010.