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Column | Rebecca Pow MP - 30th Mar

Last week, the Government announced a range of extensive and unprecedented measures to help fight the coronavirus outbreak. The Government continues to follow the scientific advice closely, introducing measures as and when they will be most effective.

Column | Rebecca Pow MP - 17th Feb

I am delighted to have been asked by the Prime Minister to continue to serve as the Minister for the Environment focusing on delivering the Government’s commitment to make this country the cleanest and greenest on earth and tasked with bringing the transformative Environment Bill through Parliame

Further investment in Taunton’s infrastructure

A much needed upgrade to the Toneway Creech Castle junction in Taunton is on track to start within a few months, following a decision taken earlier today by the Cabinet at Conservative-run Somerset County Council.

New Road Safety Measures

Nerrols School is to get new road safety measures, after concerns were raised about cars speeding past its gates. Staff and parents at the primary school, which opened in September 2019, spoke to a local councillor after several incidents of drivers driving too fast along Nerrols Drive.

MP joins forces with Somerset Wild Life Trust

Rebecca Pow, MP for Taunton Deane, joined forces with the Somerset Wild Life Trust at a successful Environment Surgery in Wellington.  The event to hear views and discuss issues relating to the environment was a lively affair, attended by people of all ages from across Taunton Deane Rebecca said

MP reselected as Conservative candidate for Taunton Deane

Rebecca Pow MP has been reselected as the Conservative Parliamentary candidate for Taunton Deane.

Delivering for Taunton Deane and its constituents has been central to Rebecca’s work since she became an MP in 2015.