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MP Defends Ulster Veterans

Richard Benyon MP, former soldier and until recently a member of the Defence Select Committee, has hit out at the news that veterans who served in Northern Ireland, many of them now in their 70s and 80s, are to be contacted about fatal shootings during the Troubles.

£3 Million For West Berks Roads

Richard Benyon, MP for Newbury, said he was delighted by the news this week from the Department of Transport that West Berkshire Council had been successful in bidding for extra funding.

MPs Review Progress on the A34

As the anniversary approaches of the tragic accidents on the West Berkshire stretch of the A34 last summer, Richard Benyon MP for Newbury, together with Ed Vaizey, Kit Malthouse, Layla Moran, Victoria Prentis, Anneliese Dodds and Robert Courts, MPs for the constituencies that adjoin this road, sp

Species Champions in Westminster

Richard Benyon MP, champion of the snake’s-head fritillary wildflower, hosted a reception in Westminster recently to celebrate the first year of the Species Champions project and to welcome 39 other MPs from across the political spectrum as fellow champions.

Richard Benyon's campaign gets off to a busy start

Following the dissolution of Parliament on Tuesday night and the formal start of the 2017 General Election campaign, Richard Benyon lost no time in getting out and about in the constituency this week.

Update on A34 from Richard Benyon MP

Richard chaired a meeting in Parliament to update interested parties on progress in getting improvements to the A34. Attending were six MPs from Hampshire, Berkshire and Oxfordshire.