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I am proud to have been elected as the Member of Parliament for the Southampton Itchen Constituency.

As someone who has lived here all of my life, I know and understand the area intimately and will fight for the issues that matter most to you; your concerns are my concerns. I want to make Southampton and its residents safer, more prosperous and to make our city one of which we can all be proud.

Thank you for your support.

Royston Smith MP

Royston Smith MP

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Hampshire’s Health Challenge

November 27th, 2016|0 Comments

The draft Sustainability and Transformation plan has been published for the Hampshire area. Royston has endorsed the published plan. "The NHS was one of the country’s greatest achievements. Ensuring it continues to deliver the very best care for everyone it treats is of paramount importance. There is clearly a significant [...]

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Article 50 ruling is not the end, it is a delay.

We live in the best country in the world. A free country with an independent judiciary. The challenge to triggering of Article 50 is not the first time Government policy [...]

Early General Election?

I have been contacted by constituents asking me if the Prime Minister will call an early general election. The media are obsessed with this but they know that the [...]

Landmark Ruling on Article 50

This morning, in a landmark ruling, Lord Chief Justice Thomas said Mrs May did not have the right to set in motion Article 50, the official start of the [...]

British prosperity rests on maritime trade

The UK is a maritime nation. It is a fact that we must not forget as we forge a strategy to increase manufacturing, exports, and international trade, and to secure [...]

Royston supports Reserves Day

Thank you to all those who serve. Reservists play a vital role in our nation's defence and it is only right we honour the hard work they put in. As [...]

Royston meets with Hampshire Fire and Rescue

It was a privilege to welcome two excellent Hampshire Firefighters to Parliament today. Julie Jacobs is an inspiration to people who have an ambition to become a firefighter. It has [...]

Sholing Technology College Update

Yesterday afternoon I met with the Head Teacher of The Sholing Technology College Martin Brown, and the Deputy Head Teacher Suzanne Ashley. We discussed the Ofsted report in detail and [...]