MP to press for quicker response to coastline damage restoration

West Cornwall MP, Andrew George, will meet campaigners from Penzance and Newlyn at Newlyn Green today (Friday 11th April) regarding a petition which is being raised urging the Government to speed up its response to the damage sustained to the coast in the Newlyn and Penzance Promenade area. Mr George will be accompanied by local […]

Andrew George at the Green Fair

Promoting badger vaccination and open for questions The MP for the West Cornwall and Isles of Scilly constituency of St Ives, Andrew George, will be supporting the Green Fair at St John’s Hall in Penzance on Saturday 12th April 2014 at 10am. Mr George, who has led calls in Parliament for badger vaccination, will shortly […]

George to press for fair business lending

The MP for the West Cornwall and Isles of Scilly constituency of St Ives, Andrew George, will call on Government Ministers to do more to protect small and medium sized businesses from the “sharp” practices of “parasitic” banks. Mr George will lead a debate in the House of Commons this afternoon on “business lending” with […]

George welcomes Naval invasion of Parliament

West Cornwall MP Andrew George welcomed over forty naval ratings and officers from Royal Naval Air Station Culdrose to Parliament last week. The group, made up of trainee air engineering technicians and aircraft handlers and their mentors, travelled to Westminster as part of their training. Mr George explained to his guests how Parliament keeps abreast […]

Congratulations on rail connection

But the campaign for improvements must go on – George The MP for the West Cornwall and Isles of Scilly constituency of St Ives, Andrew George, has urged his constituents and campaigners not to “rest on their laurels” following the very welcome news that the rail line between Penzance in his constituency and London Paddington […]

Badgers – stay of execution rather than a climbdown

The MP who is working with the Zoological Society of London to introduce the first community-led badger vaccination trial across 200 km2 of Penwith peninsula in his constituency has challenged the Environment Secretary, Owen Paterson, to provide evidence that there’s “no point” in the project. Mr George, MP for the West Cornwall constituency of St […]