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Rural business success celebrated in Westminster

Taunton Deane MP Rebecca Pow celebrated rural businesses at a special reception in the House of Commons hosted by the All Party Parliamentary Group for Rural Business and the CLA.

Rebecca Pow champions local drinks makers

On Friday 8th June, Rebecca Pow MP held an event for cider makers, brewers and distillers across Somerset in conjunction with Boutique Bar Brands, Johnston Carmichael and BrewBroker.

Plastic free Parliament

Taunton Deane MP, Rebecca Pow has welcomed the recent announcement that Parliament will be introducing new measures over the next 12 months to reduce the consumption of single-use plastic across the Parliamentary estate.

Rebecca Pow gets Shirty!

Taunton Deane MP, Rebecca Pow called into her local William Hill shop on Friday (27th) to support their ‘Football Shirt Friday’ initiative.

Rebecca Pow MP Meets with Local Farmers

Taunton Deane MP, Rebecca Pow met with the NFU and local farmers at Hornshay Farm in Nynehead this week to see the environmental ways in which they are managing their land. Robin and Carol Darby, who own the farm, focus on beef and arable farming, but also do a lot in respect of the Countryside.

Rebecca Pow visits The Life House

Taunton Deane MP met with residents, staff and volunteers at the Life House this week, to learn more about how the charity is supporting single mothers in Taunton and across the UK.

Rebecca Pow MP welcomes ban on ivory sales

Today, Environment Secretary Michael Gove confirmed that the UK will introduce a ban on ivory sales.

The proposed ban will be the toughest in Europe and amongst the toughest in the world – helping to protect elephants for future generations.