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Chalk hosts first Cheltenham @ Parliament event

Cheltenham's MP, Alex Chalk, has hosted the inaugural Cheltenham @ Parliament event. The event, organised in conjunction with Business Forums Ltd, provided a showcase of the breadth of talent and expertise in the Cheltenham area.

Is this Justice?

Is this justice? This week Steven Sharpe, the man who stabbed his victim to death in Shakespeare Road in Cheltenham last year, was (rightly) sentenced to life imprisonment at Bristol Crown Court. He will serve a minimum of 24 years, and may never be released.

Brexit: Parliament has voted

So that’s it. It’s done. The EU (Notification of Withdrawal) Bill has completed its passage through Parliament and will become law by the end of the week.

Cheltenham MP Joins Ambulance Service Shift

Cheltenham MP Alex Chalk has praised the “consummate skill, calmness and professionalism” of ambulance staff, after spending Saturday evening (11th March) on call with the South West Ambulance Service team.

Antibiotic Resistance is the Most Dangerous Market Failure in History

Cheltenham's MP, Alex Chalk, has raised concerns in Parliament about the health risks caused by the growing resistance to antibiotics (antimicrobial resistance AMR).  He described global levels of AMR and the failure of drugs companies to develop new medicines as “the most dangerous market failur

Alex Chalk MP: Spring Budget 2017 Reaction

''This is a positive Budget which lays the foundations for a more dynamic, highly-skilled, global Britain and which reflects increased growth forecasts for this year.