Campaigns

Skate Park cash boost

Chris Skidmore is delighted that local campaigners for Warmley Forest Skate Park have been successful in obtaining £50,000 for a complete transformation of the site. Chris has welcomed the investment, which will help transform the park and provide a new facility for our community.

Wraxall Road roundabout scheme success

As the local MP, Chris has long been aware of local residents’ concerns about the Wraxall Road roundabout on the Avon Ring Road, and along with local Councillors and campaigners, he has consistently raised these concerns and pushed for a solution to the issues of congestion and traffic jams resid

Science Park expansion plans approved

As the local MP and Minister of State for Universities, Science, Research and Innovation, Chris has joined the Government and West of England Combined Authority in celebrating the use of £5.765 million from the Local Growth Fund for the University of Bath and South Gloucestershire Council to join

Justice for Oliver

Chris has been working with local resident Paula McGowan since her son Oliver tragically passed away in 2016 at Southmead Hospital, after an adverse reaction to an anti-psychotic medication.

Sort It Centre success!

Local residents have welcomed the news that following a long campaign by the local MP Chris and local Councillors, South Gloucestershire Council has now committed £600,000 to improving access to Mangotsfield Sort-It Centre.

Love our High Streets campaign

Chris Skidmore’s campaign to support our local High Streets and towns has now helped secure extra funding for our local area, with Kingswood High Street soon to be on receiving end of around £3million investment after being confirmed as a priority location in the West of England Combined Authorit

Campaign to restore the Whitfield Tabernacle

As the local MP, Chris has regularly been pushing for the historic Whitfield Tabernacle to be restored, working closely with South Gloucestershire Council and the Whitfield Tabernacle Trust to support improvements and investments into the iconic site, one of the most at risk Grade One listed buil

Justice for Ross and Clare

Following the tragic death of Ross & Clare Simons at the hands of a disqualified driver in Hanham in January 2013, Chris Skidmore MP has been campaigning tirelessly alongside Ross & Clare’s family in order to strengthen the law on dangerous driving.