Local News

More Ways to Get Involved: Become a Police Emergency Volunteer

The community support effort in Runnymede and Weybridge in response to the pandemic has been fantastic. Volunteers across the constituency are working hard to support vulnerable residents through community support and registering as NHS volunteer responders.

Community Support for Those in Need

The response to Coronavirus has brought many changes to all of our lives, but our local councils and communities have been quick to respond to provide advice and support where it is needed.

Working together to fight Coronavirus

Many people are concerned over Coronavirus and the support available for individuals, businesses and especially the vulnerable people within our communities.

Coronavirus: School Closures

The Secretary of State for Education today announced that schools in England will be closed until further notice from Friday as a measure to further reduce social contact in society.


Following the continuing spread of the corona virus, it is essential that everyone continues to follow expert’s advice to delay the spread of this disease.

Advice includes:

Flood Warning issued for the River Wey

A flood warning has been issued for the River Wey, meaning property flooding is possible. Flood alerts are also in place along the River Thames, Windle Brook and Hale, Mill, Addlestone and Chertsey Bournes as a result of recent heavy rainfall.

Supporting Apprenticeship Week

This week marks Apprenticeship Week (3-9 February) and I attended the British Retail Consortium’s National Apprenticeship Week’s reception in Parliament.  I met with inspirational employers and apprentices highlighting the fantastic opportunities quality apprenticeship programmes can bring.

Working with St Peter's Hospital and Surrey NHS

I was delighted to visit St Peter’s hospital this morning to meet with Suzanne Rankin and Andy Field, Chief Exec and Chairman, but also the doctors, nurses, administrators and support staff across A&E and the wards.

Flood Warnings In Runnymede and Weybridge

Following recent bad weather a flood warning is now in place for the river Thames at Hamm Court, and several flood alerts are in place across the constituency.