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Robert Buckland MP shows red card to taxi refusals

The Equality Act 2010 makes it illegal for a taxi or minicab driver to refuse to take an assistance dog or to charge extra for carrying it. However, Guide Dogs research found that 42% of assistance dog owners have been turned away by a taxi or minicab in a one-year period because of their dog.
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Students encouraged to take advantage of free lectures on engineering, technology...

If you have an interest in technology, aviation or engineering then head on over to the Defence Academy for some free lectures this summer.

Members of the public can now challenge terrorism sentences

South Swindon MP Robert Buckland has announced that from today, people found guilty of encouraging terrorism, sharing terrorist propaganda and other terror related offences could see their sentences increased if victims or the public think the punishment is too soft.
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Robert Buckland MP Pledges his support for Cancer Research UK

Robert Buckland pledges his support for Cancer Research UK
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Robert Buckland supports Stokesay Drive crossing warden

South Swindon MP Robert Buckland is calling on residents in Toothill to support a local campaign to help fund a new crossing warden along Stokesday Drive, outside Hazelwood Academy.

Robert Buckland MP helps raise money for Headway Swindon

Robert Buckland MP is inviting people to join him and don their wackiest hat on Friday 12th May to raise funds for families across Swindon...

Government New Schools Formula “Unfair” on Swindon Students

The Government new proposed schools funding formula has been criticised as "unfair" by the Conservative Cabinet Member for Education, Fionuala Foley, with her signing...

Local MP urges people of Swindon to get behind Marie Curie’s...

South Swindon MP, Robert Buckland, is inviting the people of Swindon to join him this month in supporting Marie Curie’s Daffodil Appeal. The Great Daffodil...

Preferred bidder for Lydiard House and Park announced

Lydiard House and Park took a step closer to a secure future today as Swindon Borough Council announced its preferred bidder. Lydiard Park Heritage Trust...

How did your MP vote in the historic Article 50 bill?

Wednesday evening saw MPs voting through a bill that will allow the government to trigger Article 50 and start Brexit negotiations. Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn had...