Sunday, 26 May, 2013

Gavin Williamson, MP for South Staffordshire, took part in a revival of the traditional ‘beating the bounds’ walk, on Saturday. ‘Beating the bounds’is an ancient custom of walking around the parish. It is traditionally led by the parish priest, who blesses the crops in the hope of bringing forth a good harvest.

Thursday, 23 May, 2013

Gavin Williamson, MP for Staffordshire attended a charity walk around Perton Parkway yesterday.

The event was organised by Perton District – which consists of Rainbows, Brownies and Guides from Perton, Castlecroft and Pattingham - in order to raise funds for Cancer Research.

Tuesday, 21 May, 2013

Gavin Williamson, MP for South Staffordshire, attended the Salem Methodist Church annual plant sale over the weekend. A wide variety of products were on offer at the event, which was being held to raise money for the Church Funds.

Monday, 20 May, 2013

Gavin Williamson, MP for South Staffordshire, took part in Kinver’s annual Dray Day event, this weekend. Dray Day takes place, each year, in advance of the Kinver Country Fayre. A traditional horse and dray takes beer to various venues throughout the village.

Sunday, 19 May, 2013

Gavin Williamson, MP for South Staffordshire, attended the Cheslyn Hay Boys Brigade (BB) awards ceremony over the weekend. Gavin watched as members received certificates, acknowledging the completion of their respective programmes

Friday, 17 May, 2013

Gavin Williamson, MP for South Staffordshire attended a ‘Build a Bridge’ event at Ounsdale High School today. Students from all over Europe visited Ounsdale in order to build a 6m x 3m x 3m bridge across a garden on the school grounds.

Thursday, 16 May, 2013

Gavin Williamson, MP for South Staffordshire, today challenged the Department of Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (DEFRA) over what steps it is taking to protect the UK’s forests and woodland. Gavin put the question to the Secretary of State, the Rt Hon Owen Paterson MP, during the morning’s Questions.

Wednesday, 15 May, 2013

Gavin Williamson, MP for South Staffordshire, has welcomed Staffordshire Police’s intention to crack down on drivers who get behind the wheel without insurance. In a recent statement, Police and Crime Commissioner Matthew Ellis said that it would be getting tough with those who break the rules.

Wednesday, 15 May, 2013

Residents of Bilbrook celebrated the completion of the village’s two Jubilee Walk routes with a guided bird-walk, last month. The walk was led by Theresa Dorrance, RSPB Local Group Leader for the Codsall/Bilbrook area.

Tuesday, 14 May, 2013

Gavin Williamson, MP for South Staffordshire, will be giving a talk to the Codsall Wood Women’s Institute, on May 23. The event, which will be held in St. Peter’s Hall, will see Gavin discuss his role as an MP and the work that he undertakes on a daily basis, both in his constituency and in Westminster.