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Greg welcomes boost to Tunbridge Wells broadband

Greg has welcomed Openreach's announcement that Tunbridge Wells is to be included in its First Fibre programme which will see the town's fibre-optic infrastructure greatly upgraded over the course of the next 18 months.

Greg uses column to call for calmer debate

Greg has used his latest column in the Times of Tunbridge Wells to call for calmer public discourse following a week of particularly antagonistic debates in Parliament.

Greg welcomes Southborough Hub progress

A significant step was taken towards delivering the Southborough Town Hub project today after the local authorities involved in the development signed a £10 million contract with Baxall Construction which will enable building to begin. 

Greg welcomes Delay Repay 15

Following a strong campaign, Greg welcomed Southeastern's introduction of Delay Repay 15 today. The new compensation scheme allows rail passengers to claim compensation when their train is delayed by quarter of an hour, as opposed to the previous threshold of half an hour. 

Greg pushes for charge point roll-out

Greg has used his regular column in the Times of Tunbridge Wells to urge Southeastern to follow the example of its neighbouring rail operators and start installing charge points at its station car parks. 

Southborough Hub and Medical Centre

Following concerns that the proposed Southborough Hub was in jeopardy Greg convened an urgent meeting yesterday of members and officers from the three local authorities involved in the project in a bid to break the deadlock.

Greg backs cross-party Orkambi campaign

Greg has continued his fight to help secure the latest medicines for sufferers of cystic fibrosis by giving his backing to a cross-party campaign aiming to obtain access to the drug Orkambi for the NHS in England.