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Staying safe in taxis

Spelthorne Borough Council issued a warning that it is important to make sure the driver and vehicle of your taxi are licensed and to take sensible precautions

A Bold New Rail Strategy

Rail passengers deserve a more reliable, more efficient service. We will deliver it by ending the one-size-fits-all approach of franchising and bringing closer together the best of the public and private sector.

Spelthorne MP presides over schools' parliamentary debate

Schools' parliamentary debate

Spelthorne MP presides over schools' parliamentary debate

Spelthorne MP Kwasi Kwarteng took the Speaker's chair once again for a lively Commons-style debate in the Council Chamber during UK Parliament week.

Spelthorne Sports Awards

The sporting success of local players, coaches and volunteers was celebrated at the annual Spelthorne Sports Awards

The sporting success of local players, coaches and volunteers was celebrated at the annual Spelthorne Sports Awards at Shepperton Studios on Tuesday 10 October.

Living Wage helps 300,000 out of low pay

The number of workers on low pay in the UK has fallen by more than 300,000 following the Conservatives’ introduction of the national living wage, a think tank says.

David Gauke Conference Speech

“In 2010, our economy faced a crisis. 
 
We were borrowing more than at any time in our peace time history.
Unemployment had risen by nearly 850,000 in the previous two years, we had just under 4 million workless households.