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.

Business Rate relief for Newbury

Richard Benyon, Member of Parliament for Newbury, has welcomed the Chancellor’s budget as a budget that “builds on the economic success of the last seven years and delivers for business in Newbury.”

Richard Benyon MP: "Great news for Hungerford and Kintbury"

Richard Benyon, MP for Newbury, said he was delighted by Great Western Railway’s confirmation this week that new bi-mode trains, capable of running on both diesel and electricity, will mean that direct services will continue to operate to Hungerford, Kintbury and Bedwyn from 2018.