Bristol given more power to control the number of betting shops opening in the city - Williams

Gambling firms who want to open up new betting shops on the high street may find they are stopped from doing so under new plans to give local authorities more control over the make-up of their high streets.

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Clegg: The fight is on

Today, Liberal Democrat Leader and Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg launched the Liberal Democrats' 2014 European election campaign. The launch took place in Colchester at a rally with activists and supporters, followed by a public town hall-style Q&A session hosted by Heart FM.

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Bristol West MP to Create New School Network

Bristol West MP Stephen Williams hosted an event in Westminster to help politicians and Parliamentary staff connect with their former state schools.

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Stephen Williams welcomes another fall in unemployment

Figures published today by the Office for National Statistics (ONS) show the number of unemployment claimants in Bristol West is now at 3,041, a fall of 986 claimants compared to March last year.

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Anger as Mayor Stalls Portway Rail Station Plans

A new rail station at the Portway park-and-ride site at Avonmouth has been held up - because Bristol's elected Mayor has done nothing about it in his 17 months in power.

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Bristol West MP Presents Apprentice of the Year Award

Bristol West MP Stephen Williams has visited the Carillion Training Centre in his constituency and congratulated the apprentices on their hard work, dedication and enthusiasm for learning and developing new skills. During the visit Mr Williams also presented Bristol Centre's Apprentice of the Year award to Rob Baldwin from Mangotsfield.

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More Cash to Repair Potholes - Williams

Bristol West MP, Stephen Williams, has welcomed the £342,924 of government funding allocated to Bristol City Council to help repair local roads damaged by the recent severe weather.

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Bristol Becomes a Green Deal Community - Williams

Communities Minister and Bristol West MP, Stephen Williams, has worked with Lib Dem colleague Ed Davey, the Energy Secretary, to ensure that Bristol will receive £7.3 million as part of the Green Deal Communities Programme.

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Williams Supports The Bristol Ideal – Ending Domestic and Sexual Abuse

Bristol West MP, Stephen Williams has joined up with the mayor, police and the other MPs for Bristol to launch a pioneering new programme for Bristol schools, which aims to reduce the shocking numbers of girls and women suffering domestic and sexual abuse each year.

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Nick v Nigel

The first ever debate between two party leaders on whether we should be IN or OUT of Europe will take place on LBC radio tonight from 7-8pm.

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