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John receives Petition response from Minister

John has now received a formal response to the petitions he presented to Parliament on behalf of Gillotts School in Henley and Langtree in Woodcote earlier in the summer. 

John visits Nettlebed Art Show

On his travels around the constituency John went view the art at the annual show in Nettlebed run by the Nettlebed Art and Craft Society. 

BBC Radio Oxford Broadcast

Asked by BBC Radio Oxford to comment on the result of the Conservative Party leadership election John offered his congratulations to Boris Johnson and my commiserations to Jeremy Hunt. He said it was an election between two very strong and credible Conservatives and there should be no surprise th

John thanks teachers as summer holidays begin

John has paid tribute to teachers across the constituency as the summer holidays begin recognising that their hard work means that more children are gaining the skills and knowledge they need to get on in life. 

John joins in the fun at Thame Music Festival

John joined the crowds for the second day of the Thame Town Music Festival. 

John said "This is a great event for the community which also attracts people from all around. Congratulations to all those who have worked to plan the event and who have helped to make it happen."

John congratulates Warborough on new play equipment

John met up with the Chairman of Warborough Parish Council to have a look at the new play equipment and outdoor gym installed on the village green. Money for the equipment was partly raised by the council and part grant funded.  

Oxfordshire MPs meet local NHS chiefs

John joined other Oxfordshire MPs to meet with the Oxfordshire NHS leaders. Such meetings take place several times a year and give an opportunity to discuss issues of concern and review progress and plans for the future.

John renews Petition to Government on school funding

I present a petition that has been signed by 406 residents of the village of Woodcote in my constituency and by surrounding villages that feed into the school of Langtree. The purpose of the petition is to try to remove once and for all issues over school funding. This is a similar petition to the one that I submitted in connection with Henley itself a little while ago.