Action taken at Newquay care home following MP’s intervention

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Following an intervention from local MP Stephen Gilbert, the Care and Quality Commission (CQC) are taking action to improve standards at Penberthy Residential Home in Newquay.

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STEPHEN GILBERT PRAISES LIB DEM MINISTERS FOR DELIVERING MAJOR JOBS BOOST AT NEWQUAY AEROHUB

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On the day that the Coalition Government's flagship Enterprise Zone programme hits the 15,500 jobs landmark, St Austell & Newquay MP Stephen Gilbert praises Lib Dem ministers for delivering a boost to the local economy.

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Deputy Prime Minister Announces Newquay School Rebuild Funding

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Nick Clegg, Deputy Prime Minister and Leader of the Liberal Democrats, today visited Newquay Tretherras to announce the Government’s commitment to rebuild the school’s 1950s classroom block.

The funding is part of the ‘Priority Schools Building Programme’, which has been spearheaded by Liberal Democrats in Government, and follows months of lobbying from constituency MP, Stephen Gilbert, for Tretherras to be included in the grant allocation.

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Stephen Gilbert Demands Meeting With Owners of Derelict Fistral Bay Hotel Site

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Newquay’s local MP, Stephen Gilbert, has written to the Chairman of the Helmsley Group to demand a meeting about the group’s plans for the site of the former Fistral Bay Hotel in Pentire.

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Stephen Gilbert Welcomes Publication of St Austell Retail Survey

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St Austell’s MP, Stephen Gilbert, has welcomed the publication of the results from the St Austell Retail Survey.

 

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NHS England Drop Commissioning Change after Local MP Holds Parliamentary Debate

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NHS England has announced that they are dropping plans to change the way that Specialised Services are commissioned across the UK after Stephen Gilbert MP led a Parliamentary Debate on the issue.

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Prime Minister has “no clue” claims Stephen Gilbert after PM fails to answer PMQ on Cornwall’s EU Funding

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Stephen Gilbert MP slammed the Prime Minister today for having “no clue” about a critical issue affecting Cornish jobs and investment.

The Liberal Democrat MP for St Austell & Newquay questioned David Cameron during today’s PMQs about the delay to Cornwall’s EU funding, which has been held up after the Department for Communities & Local Government failed to sign the Operational Programme.

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Roche Post Office To Stay Put - MP Gets Confirmation

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Stephen Gilbert has received confirmation from Post Office Ltd that Roche Post Office will stay where it is, after he and numerous local residents raised objections to plans to move the branch to new premises.

 

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Stephen Gilbert Backs Flood Free Homes Campaign

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St Austell & Newquay’s Liberal Democrat MP, Stephen Gilbert, has backed a joint campaign to see increased flood defence investment, a zero-tolerance policy of development in high-risk areas and proper planning to mitigate future flood risk.


The campaign was launched yesterday in the House of Commons by the Association of British Insurers with support from Friends of the Earth, Know Your Flood Risk, National Flood Forum, and the Property Care Association’s Flood Protection Group.

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Stephen Gilbert Leads Parliamentary Debate on NHS

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Last week, Stephen Gilbert MP, who has consistently championed the NHS in Parliament – challenging the use of private companies to perform health service functions and refusing to back the Government’s NHS reforms in 2011, secured Parliamentary time for a debate on the way that specialised NHS services are commissioned.

 

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