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MP welcomes improvements to train services

After campaigning for improvements, Basingstoke MP Maria Miller has welcomed the announcement of timetable changes by South West Trains that will increase the number of passengers that trains can accommodate in peak times. 

MP visits Ambulance Service's control room

Basingstoke MP Maria Miller has visited the South Central Ambulance Service’s offices at Otterbourne, near Winchester, for an update on the Ambulance Service’s operations, and to meet staff in the Control Room handling emergency and other calls.

MP Welcomes Government Investment in Basingstoke Business

Maria said, " This Government recognises the importance of Basingstoke as a business centre and I welcome the Chancellors announcement as part of his Autumn Statement that Basing View has been designated as an Enterprise Zone. This will mean more government funding for our town to redevelop Basing View."

MP welcomes protection for Police funding

Basingstoke MP Maria Miller has welcomed the Chancellor’s announcement in his Autumn Statement that there will be no cuts at all to the Police budget, with real terms protection for police funding.