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MP Sees Work Start On New Moog i54 Site.

Work has begun on the first phase of a new 250,000 sq ft facility for aerospace group Moog at the i54 business park in South Staffordshire.  Gavin was delighted to join Moog for the ceremony where the President of Moog turned the first sod for the new facility which will house design, development and manufacturing operations for multiple aircraft flight controls programmes.  Moog is relocating its Wolverhampton operations from nearby Wobaston Road.

Jaguar Landrover should invest in South Staffordshire

Gavin Williamson MP for South Staffordshire explains why he believes that the i54 site would be a great site for Jaguar Landrover to invest in.Why are we all fighting to get Jaguar Land Rover to locate its new engine factory on the i54 business park? Well the 1,000 jobs that  it will create is one of the obvious answers but it is so much more than that. This investment would be a massive boost to the economy of not just South Staffordshire and Wolverhampton but the whole of Britain.

Celebrating Easter

Gavin Williamson MP for South Staffordshire attended two fantastic local events on Easter Monday. 

MP Calls for Reinstatement of Postie

Gavin Williamson MP for South Staffordshire has called on the Chief Executive of Royal Mail to intervene and reinstate Julie Roberts who has been suspended following the theft of her van. 

Gavin Visits Boulton Paul Museum

Gavin Williamson MP visited the Boulton Paul Museum which is situated at the MOOG Factory in Bilbrook to learn more about the work that the Museum does.

MP Welcomes Traveller Planning Policy Consultation

Gavin Williamson MP has welcomed the announcement made by the Rt. Hon. Eric Pickles MP, Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government, that the Government has published its consultation on a draft new national planning policy statement for traveller sites.

MP Calls for BAE to Deliver on Featherstone's Forests

On the site of the Former Royal Ordinance Factory near the village of Featherstone, BAE Systems had made a commitment to plant one hundred acres of community woodland as part of planning permissions in order to develop the remainder of the Royal Ordinance Site.

Promise of Police Station for Wombourne

Gavin Williamson MP has secured a clear promise from the Chief Constable of Staffordshire Police that a Police Station is to be maintained in the village of Wombourne.

MP Gets Rid of Village Eyesore

Gavin Williamson MP for South Staffordshire was delighted to hear that a dilapidated bungalow in Coven Heath is to be demolished which may improve Coven Heath’s chances in a best kept village competition.