Statement From RT Hon. Richard Benyon MP For Newbury

Newbury’s MP Richard Benyon has announced today that he is not seeking re-election at the forthcoming election. He has been MP for Newbury since 2005 having fought the seat unsuccessfully in 1997 and 2002. In an email to the Chair of West Berkshire Conservatives he said,

Richard Benyon Supports A New Environmental Manifesto

Richard Benyon MP has supported the launch of an environmental manifesto that explores new ways to address climate change and biodiversity loss. Richard is a member of the Conservative Environment Network (CEN) MPs’ caucus, and has signed the manifesto's declaration.