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George supports Horndean memorial campaign.

Meon Valley MP George Hollingbery has thrown his support behind a campaign to build a memorial in Horndean to two Australian RAF flyers who died when their aircraft crashed into the village in 1945.

George visits community project in Wickham

George visited a Wickham community initiative called ‘The Project’ which has been creating a new community garden in the village. On the 8th June, over 40 volunteers turned out to support the venture as part of the National Volunteer’s Week celebrations.  George popped along to give his support t

George Hollingbery MP visits UK Mail depot

George Hollingbery MP visited UK Mail, part of Deutsche Post DHL Group, in his Meon Valley constituency to tour operations and discuss the company’s recent growth and contribution to the local community.

George tours Safran Helicopter Engines Ltd

Meon Valley MP George Hollingbery recently visited Safran Helicopter Engines Ltd in his constituency to tour the facility and speak to staff and managers.

The company based in Concorde Way, Segensworth, employs 165 people and is a world leading manufacturer of helicopter engines.

George meets with constituent to discuss Orkambi

George recently met with constituents Dan Short & his parents John and Mary to discuss the how he can help with enabling access to Orkambi and pipeline precision medicines etc for people with Cystic Fibrosis.  They discussed the recent roundtable meeting which took place in Parliament which w

A Sympathetic Ear for Nurses

The critical importance of nurses – both on the hospital ward and out in the community – is something which George cares about deeply.

George meets with AQUIND

George met last week with a team from AQUIND to discuss their proposal for an undersea interconnector to conduct electricity between the United Kingdom and France.

New pharmacy owners focus on care

The new owners of Rowlands Castle Pharmacy, husband and wife team Nemesh and Kinali Patel, were pleased to welcome George.  During his visit the Patels explained that they were committed to serving the community.  Special blister packs have been introduced for customers prescribed a mix of pills

George meets with representatives from FirstGroup

George recently met with FirstGroup’s Managing Director for the South Western rail franchise, Andy Mellors, and the Head of Stakeholder Relations and Communications, Jane Lee, to discuss planned changes to services and timetables following their successful franchise bid last year.