Adam Afriyie has today confirmed he will seek re-election on a platform of continuing to fight Heathrow expansion, protecting the area from flooding, and defending the local economy. In addition to Heathrow, he says he will fight to protect the area from “devastating” flooding and will seek to defend a “vibrant economy”.
Local MPs have been making statements and paying tributes to Jo Cox, the Labour MP who was murdered yesterday.
The Times today reports that one of local MP Adam Afriyie’s companies, marketing agency Axonn Media, is at risk of being struck off for failing to file its accounts on time.
Day 2 of the NO 2 Heathrow 3 tour saw the advan reach Harmondsworth, Longford and finally Colnbrook where Windsor MP Adam Afriyie MP addressed campaigners and discussed issues around expansion with local residents.
Adam Afriyie will be in Colnbrook tomorrow lunchtime to address anti Heathrow expansion campaigners, visiting the village as part of an event promoted by protest group Stop Heathrow Expansion (SHE).
Adam Afriyie: Govt refusal to pay £5-20bn surface access costs means Third Runway “already dead in the water”
The likelihood of a Third Runway is greatly diminished today following the Government’s insistence that it will not spend taxpayers’ money on motorway and railway upgrades. The news follows a parliamentary question tabled by Colnbrook’s MP Adam Afriyie.
Colnbrook Views understands that local MP Adam Afriyie MP is backing residents’ campaign for urgent changes to the botched road “improvements” at Brands Hill. Adam Afriyie has come to the aid of the Colnbrook Community Association in lambasting Slough Borough Council over the dangerous situation it has created at Brands Hill.
There has been no significant worsening of the flood situation in Colnbrook overnight but flood levels continue to rise. Meanwhile local MP Adam Afriyie has praised the community effort in badly-hit Datchet and Wraysbury.
The Slough Express has published contrasting seasonal messages from local leaders on different sides of the political spectrum. But all express their gratitude to a “generosity of spirit”, community mindedness, and hard working councillors and active residents.
The MP for Hayes and Harlington called David Cameron a ‘liar’ over a third runway at Heathrow yesterday, while his colleague the MP for Brentford & Isleworth warns against Heathrow expansion in an article published today.
Colnbrook’s MP Adam Afriyie was left humiliated last Thursday – after his bid to bring forward an in/out EU referendum was backed by just a handful of MPs.