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Plymouth International Dementia Conference 2017

Oliver Colvile MP joined delegates at the Plymouth International Dementia Conference at the Plymouth Guildhall, on Thursday 16th March to hear about the great work that Plymouth University, among others, is doing to help combat the difficulties surrounding dementia.

Oliver Joins Livewell South West to Learn About Life Saving Skills

On Friday 10th March, Plymouth Sutton and Devonport MP Oliver Colvile joined Livewell Southwest and South Western Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust (SWASFT) to learn about how they are training staff across public sector teams to deliver basic life support and to use life-saving defibrillato

Prime Minister Appoints Oliver to Mayflower Role

Following months of pressing ministers to ensure that the Mayflower400 celebrations are at the top of the Government’s agenda, Plymouth Sutton and Devonport MP, Oliver Colvile has been appointed as the Prime Minister’s Special Representative and Coordinator for the Mayflower Anniversary Commemora

Oliver Meets With the WASPI Women

On Wednesday 8th March, Oliver Colvile MP met with someone WASPI women who had traveled up to London to speak to their local MPs. The high-profile campaign has made a lot of progress on the issue of state pensions for women born in the 1950s.

Spring Budget 2017

Today, the Chancellor published the first Budget since Theresa May became Prime Minister. I thought that it was really important that you heard from me, as your local MP, so that you know exactly what it means for you, Plymouth Sutton and Devonport and the wider UK.

Keep Britain Tidy Comes to Plymouth

Oliver Colvile MP joined local Councillors and Plymouth University students on Sunday 5th March for the Great British Spring Clean. Around 50 bags of litter were filled - all from the area around Plymouth Rail Station.

Oliver meets with the Housing Minister on New Builds

Following a months-long inquiry into the quality of new-build housing, by the All Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) for the Built Environment, the Housing Minister, Gavin Barwell MP, met with the officers of the Group, led by Chairman Oliver Colvile, the Member of Parliament for Plymouth Sutton an

Meeting with the Minister for Schools

On Tuesday 27th February, Oliver Colvile MP took the Headteachers of the three grammar schools in his constituency to speak to the Schools Minister, Rt. Hon Nick Gibb MP, to discuss the fairer funding formula.

Mayflower400 Comes To The Treasury

The preparations for the Mayflower400 celebrations continued full steam ahead today (27th February 2017) as Plymouth Sutton and Devonport's MP, Oliver Colvile, held a meeting with Rt. Hon David Gauke MP, Chief Secretary to the Treasury.