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We all know Southampton’s Air Quality needs improving and that we need to do this as quickly as possible.

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I am proud to have been elected as the Member of Parliament for the Southampton Itchen Constituency again in 2017 and I have now been an MP here since 2015.

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

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Royston meets with the New Health Secretary

September 13th, 2018|0 Comments

I met with the new Secretary of State for Health, Matt Hancock, to discuss how we can recruit more GPs in Southampton. There are many surgeries which can offer appointments relatively quickly and others which struggle. GPs are our first point of contact when we feel unwell and if we [...]

  • Paying to drive in Southampton?

Air Quality in Southampton

This is an interesting take on the air quality debate. Southampton City Council has made it clear they want to introduce a congestion charge which includes cars in their Local [...]

Royston visits The Obelisk Pub

It was great to meet the new publicans of The Obelisk, Robin and Natalia Wheeler and to see the improvements they have made since they arrived. They are keen for [...]

Riverside Park

Riverside Park was earlier this year awarded Green Flag Status. The Green Flag Award scheme recognises and rewards well managed parks and green spaces, setting the benchmark standard for the [...]

The choice Southampton faces

We all want the cleanest air possible but Labour are driving our business, shopping and visitors to Portsmouth. Visit my website to let me know your views on Labour’s planned [...]

I’ll fight clean air charges

I recently took representatives from Associated British Ports (ABP) to meet the Secretary of State for the Environment, Michael Gove, to discuss ship to shore power and ways of increasing [...]

Exports reached a British High

British exports reached a record high of £616bn last year: Exports to China: ⬆️ 29% Trade with India: ⬆️ 20% When we leave the EU we will gain the freedom [...]

GPs are ‘Veteran Friendly’

GPs are signing up to become ‘veteran friendly’ under a new national scheme to improve medical care and treatment for former members of the armed services that has been backed [...]

SETA 49th Annual Awards Evening

I was privileged to attend the Southampton Engineering Training Association's (SETA) 49th Annual Awards Evening last night. SETA provides top class engineering apprenticeships and I was hugely impressed with the [...]