Yesterday I was a guest on the Sunday Politics with Peter Henley. You can watch it here http://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/episode/b04gmlg4/sunday-politics-south-14092014
Recently I made clear my commitment to see an in/out referendum put before the British public. I have spent my entire political life campaigning for a referendum, frequently when it was not as popular as it is now, and I therefore couldn’t be happier with the Prime Minister’s commitment to finally deliver one. However, there [...]
I am attending the Hampshire and Isle of Wight Local Government Association meeting which this time is taking place on the Isle of Wight. Some worthy topics of discussion but with weather like this I think I would prefer to be soaking up what's left of the summer sunshine.
I am really pleased to have led the selection panel which has appointed Dave Curry as the new Chief Fire Officer of Hampshire Fire and Rescue Service. I have worked with Dave since he joined us from Surrey Fire and Rescue Service 10 years ago. We needed to find an exceptional talent to fill the [...]