Local News

Chris welcomes 31% increase in funding for our roads

Chris Skidmore MP has welcomed news that local road-users will benefit from a dedicated £362,000 pothole fund, which will help fill up to 6,830 potholes in the next 12 months, and keep South Gloucestershire’s roads moving this winter.


Kingswood MP Chris Skidmore and family of Ross and Clare Simons - Ross' parents Dawn and Edwin Simons, and his sister Kelly Woodruff - met with Justice Secretary Liz Truss in Parliament on Monday to discuss the current consultation which is seeking the public's views on whether to increase the ma

M4 Link Study to be Completed by Early 2018

Local MP Chris Skidmore has met with Divisional Director, Elise Lewis, and Richard Ormerod, South West Growth & Improvement team leader, of Highways England to discuss the strategic study into the potential Junction 18a that would link the M4 with the Avon Ring Road A4174 in Emersons Green.