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New funding to support dairy farmers through coronavirus

I was one of many West Country MPs who called on the Government to support our dairy farmers so am really pleased to report that applications for grants open on the 18th June. Details are available here.


Yeovil MP Marcus Fysh was joined by Defence Procurement Minister Stuart Andrew at Leonardo for the announcement of the new 5 year contract for maintenance and repair of the fleet of 50 Apache attack helicopters. He hailed the contract as a great endorsement for the team and Yeovil site.

Somerset MPs welcome funding increase for local authorities

Parliament yesterday (Wednesday 7 February 2018) approved the funding settlement for English local authorities that will see a real terms increase in available resources over the next two years and give them access to over £200 billion from 2015 to 2020 to deliver the high-quality services their

Marcus welcomes more funding in Yeovil A&E

South Somerset MP Marcus Fysh has welcomed the announcement of further money from the Government's £100 million A&E fund being allocated to hospitals across the country including Yeovil District Hospital.