Westminster News

Rugby MP Mark Pawsey in Fairtrade Bunting Record Bid

On Wednesday 9th March Mark Pawsey MP joined Fairtrade Ambassador and five time Olympic gold medallist, Sir Steve Redgrave, in Parliament in a bid to break the record for the world’s longest bunting.

Warwickshire and Mark Pawsey MP say No to AV

On the 19th of March Stoneleigh Park, near Kenilworth, will play host to Warwickshire Says No, a large scale rally for supporters of the No campaign in the upcoming referendum on the Alternative Vote. 

Rugby MP invites local unsigned bands to ‘Rock The House’

‘Rock The House’ is a new music competition with a political twist; supporting unsigned bands and artists, it will raise political awareness of the importance of music and other creative businesses to the UK. It is open to all unsigned bands and best live venues.

Mark Pawsey discusses the Forestry Commission

Over the past weeks one issue has dominated my inbox - the Government’s position on forestry. For this reason I wanted to write in and reassure the people of Rugby about my own views on this subject and the Government’s real feelings on it too. 

Rugby's MP backs packaging industry's recycling efforts

Rugby MP Mark Pawsey spoke at a packaging industry event last week where he focussed on environmental issues and recycling. Mark was invited to speak, and to share his industry knowledge, as the former owner of a Rugby-based business which provided packaging to the food service industry. 

Mark welcomes Government's support for small businesses

Rugby MP Mark Pawsey has welcomed new Government measures to support small businesses. The changes will help existing small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs) and start up companies with a particular emphasis on encouraging the unemployed to go into business.