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Richard Fuller MP launches his podcast service

Richard Fuller MP has launched an interactive podcast which is designed to provide a regular update with Richard about business in Parliament and issues affecting North East Bedfordshire. The podcast is an easy way to listen to Richard's views on topical local and national issues.

Richard Fuller MP cheers on Biggleswade FC

Sport plays in an important part in our local communities, especially football! Today, Richard joined Councillor Steve Watkins to watch Biggleswade FC play and was pleased to see them beat Corby 2-0!

The new £20 note!

The new £20 note goes into circulation on the 20th February.

Richard met with Sarah John, the Bank of England's Chief Cashier, who explained it's the most secure note yet. New security features and two seethrough windows will make it very hard to counterfeit.

Train services - update

In a statement to the House last week, the Transport Secretary Grant Shapps  commented that "Across the country a number of franchises are failing to provide the reliable services that passengers require."

Trailer and towing safety

The All Party Parliamentary Group on Trailer and Towing Safety met for the first time since the election today.

Visits to Sharnbrook Academy and Emmaus in Carlton

Richard finished off a busy week with some important constituency visits. Firstly, to Sharnbrook Academy to meet the Principal Clare Raku and Federation CEO Iain Denning. Commenting on the visit, Richard said: "They're doing great work driving standards and aspiration throughout the school.