David Mowat secures new bridge for Warrington

Motorists in Warrington were given something to cheer about today when Local Growth Minister Greg Clark MP confirmed that a new high level bridge for Warrington had been approved. The project has been talked about in Warrington for decades but there is now a real momentum behind it.

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Prime Minister praise for Warrington Help to Buy

The Prime Minister has welcomed the news that 230 people in Warrington are now on the housing ladder thanks to Help to Buy

Praising the scheme, David Cameron said: “Getting the keys to your first home is a moment that no one forgets – it’s about being able to start planning for the future and enjoying the security that you’ve worked hard for.

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Jobs Club Graduates Scale New Heights

The Jobs Club, founded by local MP for Warrington South David Mowat in 2009, is celebrated yet more success on Friday.

Participants who complete the 12 week course would usually gain an ILM Level 5 award in Leadership skills, but such has been the calibre of applicants in the current season, several managed to achieve a Level 7 qualification. David Mowat was there to present certificates along with former Jobs Club Graduate and founder of Appleton Baby Massage, Susan Kemp.

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Mowat welcomes £113M investment in Daresbury Laboratory

Local MP for Warrington South David Mowat, this week welcomed the Chancellor's announcement of a £113 million investment in the Hartree Centre based at Daresbury Science & Innovation Campus.

The Hartree Centre specialises in high performance computing and super-computing and has worked with organisations such as the Met Office, Jaguar Land Rover and United Utilities. The grant will go to a Cognitive Computing Research Centre which will specialise in working with Big Data.

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Defence Secretary salutes Warrington veterans group

A group of veterans from Warrington who have set up their own panel to scrutinise how their fellow ex-servicemen and women are treated in the town were praised for their efforts this week by Defence Secretary Michael Fallon MP.

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Belong Village now open for business

Local MP for Warrington, David Mowat this week attended the official opening ceremony of the Belong Village on Loushers Lane in Latchford.

 

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Mowat backs SPOTY nomination for Rugby's Leagues Sam Burgess

David Mowat has joined calls for Sam Burgess to be included in the shortlist for BBC Sports Personality of the Year.

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Have your say on your local bus service

What do you think of the bus service in your local area?

Is it always easy to get a bus when you need one? Do you wish there was a greater choice of destinations? Does the service you get provide value for money?

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Arpley Landfill Site to close

Arpley_(compressed).jpgArpley Landfill Site in central Warrington is set to close after Secretary of State for Local Government Eric Pickles accepted a recommendation from a Planning Inspector that further Planning Permission be refused.

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Warrington takes action on Climate Change

SAM_1920.JPGLast weekend, on the 17-19th October, hundreds of churches nationwide joined forces in urging their local MPs to tackle climate change. David Mowat, MP for Warrington South, attended the area’s preliminary event at St Wilfrid’s Parish Hall to meet with some of his constituents and discuss the government’s plans to tackle climate change.

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