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Bob's comments on GKN

Island MP Bob Seely has told Parliament he is concerned about the proposed takeover of engineering firm GKN which has a facility in East Cowes.

Bob comments on Government's recommendations on FOBTs

Island MP Bob Seely has said the Gambling Commission’s recommendation to limit fixed odds betting machine stakes to £30 was ‘a good start’ but he will lobby the Government to lower it further.

Statement on Free School Meals

My understanding is that no child on the Isle of Wight has had their free school meals entitlement changed because Universal credit has not been rolled out here for claimants with children.

Bob's reaction to the Spring Statement

Statement from Bob Seely MP regarding today’s Spring Statement by the Chancellor.

This statement convincingly spells out the economic success of this Government. The country is resoundingly moving back into the black, enjoying higher growth forecasts and lower government borrowing.

Statement from Bob Seely on Sandown Bay Academy

“This ministerial approval is great news and a tremendous success for the Island and for education in the Bay area.

“Much hard work has taken place in the community, in the council, by councillors and by officers to get to this point and I thank them for all their efforts.