Archived News: 2019

January

Gardeners could be in short supply after Brexit, warn MPs and peersThe Telegraph, 2 January 2019

REBECCA POW COLUMN: College is setting up people for the futureSomerset County Gazette, 5 January 2019

MPs call for FA to appear before parliament over Lucy Ward sex discrimination caseThe Telegraph, 14 January 2019

BREXIT VOTE: How Somerset MPs votedSomerset County Gazette, 15 January 2019

Did your MP vote for or against Theresa May's Brexit deal?, The Independent, 15 January 2019

Brexit vote results: Which way did your MP vote on Theresa May's deal?Evening Standard, 15 January 2019

How did YOUR MP vote on the Brexit deal?Daily Mail, 15 January 2019

Family-run department store which has operated for nearly 200 years shuts down as owners blame spiralling business rates and online competitionDaily Mail, 16 January 2019

February

REBECCA POW COLUMN: 'Hinkley C development has spawned so much more...'Somerset County Gazette, 2 February 2019

Defence Secretary to visit 40 Commando and UKHO during Taunton trip, Somerset County Gazette, 5 February 2019

Rebecca Pow MP will show Defence Secretary Gavin Williams 'how important' 40 Commando is to townWestern Daily Press, 5 February 2019

Defence Secretary Gavin Williamson visits TauntonSomerset County Gazette, 8 February 2019

Rebecca Pow responds to Taunton Aleppo comparison commentsSomerset County Gazette, 12 February 2019

Jeremy Wright praises County Gazette in House of CommonsSomerset County Gazette, 13 February 2019

Liddell-Grainger rebuked by House of Commons Speaker for anti-Taunton commentsSomerset County Gazette, 14 February 2019

Somerset Young Farmers take to the stage for Performing Arts trophySouth West Farmer, 19 February 2019

Celebrities endorsing diet and detox products warned by Theresa MayBirmingham Live, 27 February 2019

Closure of Norton Manor Camp near Taunton reversedSomerset County Gazette, 28 February 2019

Royal Marines base in Somerset saved as closure decision reversedWestern Daily Press, 28 February 2019

March

Celebrities have a moral duty to stop promoting dangerous diet fadsThe Times, 1 March 2019

Gavin Williamson explains why he decided to keep Norton Manor Royal Marine campSomerset County Gazette, 1 March 2019

WATCH: Amber Rudd on Universal Credit and praise for a Taunton community centreSomerset County Gazette, 2 March 2019

Washing your clothes is damaging the oceans – here’s how you can change that, Marie Claire, 7 March 2019

Rebecca Pow at Prime Minster's QuestionsSomerset County Gazette, 7 March 2019

Rebecca Pow voted chairman of electric vehicles government groupSomerset County Gazette, 8 March 2019

Somerset WI and Transition Town Wellington nominated for Climate Coalition Green Heart Hero AwardsSomerset County Gazette, 11 March 2019

BREXIT: Somerset MPs split over Theresa May's last-minute EU planSomerset County Gazette, 12 March 2019

BREXIT: Somerset MPs backing Theresa May's last-minute EU planBridgwater Mercury, 12 March 2019

Brexit vote results: Find out how your MP votedEvening Standard, 12 March 2019

How Somerset MPs voted on crunch Brexit dealSomerset County Gazette, 12 March 2019

Did your MP vote for or against Theresa May's Brexit deal?The Independent, 12 March 2019

How did your MP vote? May was defied by 75 Tory MPs and won over just THREE from the Labour Party as she lost Brexit vote 391 to 242Daily Mail, 12 March 2019

Where Somerset Rivers Authority will spend its 2.9million of funding, Somerset County Gazette, 13 March 2019

How did your MP vote tonight? MPs sensationally took No Deal off the table in an historic 321 to 278 voteDaily Mail, 13 March 2019

How did your MP vote on no-deal Brexit motion?The Independent, 13 March 2019

How did your MP vote on the no deal Brexit motion?Evening Standard, 14 March 2019

How did your MP vote tonight? House of Commons votes overwhelmingly to back May and delay Article 50 for at least 12 weeks, Daily Mail, 14 March 2019

In full: The MPs who voted to reject a no-deal Brexit, The Herald, 14 March 2019

Climate strikes held around the world – as it happenedThe Guardian, 14 March 2019

BREXIT: How MPs voted on the Government motionThe Telegraph and Argus, 14 March 2019

Did your Somerset MP back a Brexit delay?Somerset County Gazette, 15 March 2019

Government backs bid to extend 18.7m funding for superfast broadband in Somerset to 2023Somerset County Gazette, 17 March 2019