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WATCH: MP, Local Business and Education Leaders See Positive Future for Bath

Wera Hobhouse MP convened her latest online public meeting on the theme “Innovation Bath: Looking to the Future of Business and Employment” on Wednesday 29th July.


Wera: Government’s Green Homes Grant Risks Rise in Scams

In a letter organised by Wera Hobhouse, Liberal Democrat MPs have highlighted fears that the Government’s Green Homes Grant risks “throwing homeowners in the arms of scammers.”


Wera Voices Support for Underfunded Police

Commenting on the recent illegal rave that brought more than 3,000 people to Charmy Down just outside Bath in Jacob Rees-Mogg’s constituency in the North East Somerset ward of Bathavon North, Bath MP Wera Hobhouse said:


Wera: Are You Bath's Best Small Shop?

Wera Hobhouse is calling on Bath's small shopkeepers to enter the Best Small Shops Competition, celebrating the successes of small shops and the central role they play in our local community, particularly in response to Covid-19.


Wera: New Stamp Duty Relief Policy Only Helps Privileged Few

On Monday I spoke in the debate about the Government's new stamp duty relief policy.


WATCH: Is Bath Ready for Tourists? A Community Conversation

Bath MP Wera Hobhouse Hosts Online Public Meeting to discuss whether Bath is ready for tourists.


Wera Has Closed Over 4,000 Pieces of Casework Since January

MP Wera Hobhouse has closed 4,301 individual casework inquiries since the beginning of this year.


Wera Takes Government to Task Over Missing Fruit and Vegetable Scheme

Wera Hobhouse has written to Gavin Williamson on behalf of local parents asking for the Government to reinstate the School Fruit and Vegetable scheme for 4 - 6 year olds.


Wera Leads Campaign to Have Russia Report Published

On 1st July, Wera Hobhouse tabled a Parliamentary Motion, calling on the Government to reconstitute the Intelligence and Security Committee so that the report of alleged Russian interference in our democracy can be published.


We Must Learn From Residents’ Experiences of Racism

“When I suggested that there is racism in Bath, some residents took offence,” said Wera Hobhouse. “But knee-jerk reactions tell us nothing. They only distract us from the real issue."


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