Budget 2020: Our Response

Much of Chancellor Rishi Sunak’s budget was as to be expected in the circumstances, and whilst there was some good news for Shropshire with announced funding for the Pant-Llanymynech by-pass, and extra money for filling potholes (hopefully to be spent only on pot holes and not pothole consultants or resurfacing councillors’ driveways). But on the […]

Owen Paterson Accused of Lobbying for Profit

North Shropshire MP Owen Paterson has once again issued a denial of any wrongdoing in relation to his financial affairs, simply stating that his financial interests have been ‘declared correctly’. But after new information came to light in an article in the Guardian which revealed the extent of Mr Paterson’s activities, lobbying for two firms […]