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Street Drinking: The Facts

Street drinking was a real issue in Boston at the 2015 election, and I pledged to work with the council, police and others to tackle it. As one of the first towns in the UK to use legislation to try and limit anti-social street drinking, there’s a Public Space Protection

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Please join me in Supporting the Boston Barrier

Boston’s flood barrier will deliver protection for over 14,000 homes against flood events that are likely only every 300 years, and pave the way for economic growth and future water level management. I was delighted to visit the site of the barrier recently with Chief Executive of the Environment Agency

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WATCH: Speech in the Chamber 10th September 2015

  In 2008 or 2009 it was my privilege, with my right hon. Friend the Member for Sutton Coldfield (Mr Mitchell) and Baroness Jenkin, to help co-found the Conservative Friends of International Development. One of its key aims was to encourage the Government to enshrine the 0.7% commitment in law

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WATCH: Question to the Minister (DEFRA) 10th September 2015

“Together with all of my colleagues in Lincolnshire, we have been working very closely together with this issue as the Minister will know. Will he join me in making sure we will protect, as well as the excellent Boston Barrier scheme to protect Boston, the valuable agricultural areas of Lincolnshire

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