Local News

Local MP Joins International Panel on Role of Women in Parliament

Maria Miller local MP for Basingstoke joined an international panel of speakers today to mark International Women’s Day by invitation of the Speaker of the House of Commons to discuss the importance of increasing the representation of women in Parliament.

Apprenticeship Week

Maria Miller MP for Basingstoke called for even more apprenticeships in Basingstoke when she spoke at BCOTs Apprenticeship event yesterday to mark Apprenticeship Week.  

What Nature does for Britain

Local MP Maria Miller was delighted to attend the launch of “What Nature Does for Britain” to discuss general election ideas with Hampshire and Isle of Wight Wildlife Trust 

Local MP Welcomes Council's Commitment to Cancer Centre

Maria Miller MP for Basingstoke has welcomed the announcement by Council Leader Clive Sanders that it intends a 'substantial grant' to be made available to assist the development of the new Ark Cancer Centre in Basingstoke.

MP Maria Miller meets Basingstoke Women In Business Group

Maria Miller MP met with Basingstoke’s Women in Business group. Women in Business Group was formed back in 1992 with a focus on providing a welcoming and friendly environment for business women to meet and network.

MP highlights improvement works in Buckskin

Local MP Maria Miller has welcomed the sewer rehabilitation work that Thames Water is going to be carrying out in the Buckskin area over the coming weeks. This work will start on 23 February, and will involve sewer relining, repairing and defects and dealing with root ingress, together with a few localised patch sealing repairs.

Maria Miller welcome plans for protection of Saunders Field

Basingstoke MP Maria Miller has warmly welcomed news that plans for the redevelopment of the Leisure Park propose the designation of Saunders Field as a wildlife and ecology area. The site is an important green space which is very close to the source of the River Loddon.