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Cheltenham’s New Toilets Praised in Parliament

Cheltenham MP Alex Chalk has highlighted the ‘outstanding’ campaigning work of local Cheltenham charities in obtaining funding for two state of the art ‘changing places’ disabled toilets in the town.

Alex raised the investment during a debate in Parliament (17th January 2017).

Chalk welcomes extra funding for Cheltenham's roads

Cheltenham’s MP, Alex Chalk, has welcomed news that Cheltenham will benefit from the Government's additional £1.4 million investment in the county's roads. The announcement follows last week’s Autumn Statement, during which the Chancellor announced plans to allocate an extra £12.4 million across

Alex Chalk MP:Major Success for Train Campaign

Alex Chalk MP has welcomed an announcement from Arriva Cross Country (AXC) that they intend to run an additional early morning 200 seat train service from Cheltenham to Bristol and through to Exeter.  Across the day, AXC plan an extra 1000 seats with more use of high speed trains.