Look After the Pennies...

The Aviva Community Fund has been in touch to say it awards funding of up to £25,000 for local community projects across a range of categories such as skills for life, health & wellbeing and community support.

Looking to the (Conservative) Future

It's been a busy week for the Brentwood and Ongar Conservatives. I spent Saturday morning knocking on doors and delivering letters in Shenfield with some of our stalwart supporters, from borough councillors to long-term Conservative Party members.

Let's Make Brentwood and Ongar Award Winning!

News Release from Alex Burghart MP

Brentwood and Ongar MP, Alex Burghart, has called on the people of Brentwood and Ongar to make the constituency award winning, after discovering there were no nominations for rural businesses here last year in the Countryside Alliance Awards.

Finance Bill Debate Alex Burghart MP 12th September 2017

Alex BURGHART MP speaking during the Finance Bill debate in the House of Commons on 12th September 2017: "A number of measures in the Bill will be very broadly supported by my constituents as they uphold some of the values that Members have raised, such as the importance of fairness in our econom

Goodbye to the Round Pound

There's less than a month to go before the round £1 coin ceases to be legal tender.

A Vital Brexit Process

With the cooler mornings and colouring trees there is a more than a touch of autumn in the air. And with autumn comes the start of term - on Sunday I very much enjoyed the 'Back to School' service the beautiful setting of St Paul's, Bentley Common.

Back to School

It was lovely to be invited to take part in the "Back to School" service at St Paul's Church, Bentley Common at the weekend.

University Funding Alex Burghart MP 11th September

Education Questions, House of Commons, Monday 11th September - Alex BURGHART MP: "I warmly welcome the fact that there are more poorer children going to university than ever before.