In My View - St Margaret's Hospice

The week has been dominated by concerns about the proposed closure of in-patient services at St Margaret’s Hospice in Yeovil and the fight to prevent it.

Report on Authorising the Use of Military Force

The Public Administration and Constitutional Affairs Committee, of which Marcus is an active member, conducted an inquiry on Parliament's role in authorising military action. You can read full details on the Committee's website here.

Marcus' July Newsletter

You can read Marcus' July Newsletter with details about some of his recent work here.

In My View - Marcus on Lobbying Wins for Somerset

We’ve had some brilliant news for Somerset lately and it’s all come at once. Much of my work as an MP is lobbying; trying to influence Government or other agency’s decisions, usually to support the interests of South Somerset.

Yeovil through to the next round for High Street Fund bid

I am pleased to announce as I told BBC Somerset this morning, that Yeovil constituency has been selected as one of 50 areas to progress to the next stage of access to the Government’s new Future High Streets Fund, which I have lobbied for us to be part of.

Campaign Win for Ilminster Bypass Safety Measures

Local MP Marcus Fysh’s campaign for improved safety on the Ilminster Bypass took a major step forward this week as Highways England confirmed a start date of 15th July for works on upgraded road markings and increased signage.