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Job Opportunity - Constituency Assistant

Brandon Lewis MP is seeking a constituency assistant for his constituency office in Great Yarmouth. Although previous office or casework experience would be beneficial it is not essential. More important are strong organisational skills and the flexibility to work in a busy office environment.

Boris is our new Prime Minister

A huge congratulations to Boris Johnson on becoming Leader of the Conservative Party and from Wednesday afternoon Prime Minister.

Every day is different for an MP

Constituents often ask me what a typical day is like for a Member of Parliament. There is no typical day; I soon found that out when I first went to Westminster after my election in 2010. Every day is different and brings new challenges.

Brandon opens debate on the Census Bill

Many things discussed and voted upon in Parliament are changes to existing laws. Some of these can be quite detailed technical changes that go unnoticed by the media.

Mercury Column - July 2019

Transport issues are dominating my local agenda, and I recently highlighted these at the very heart of Westminster. With the Government set to decide its priorities for future roads investment, MPs are lobbying transport ministers to fund projects in Norfolk, and across East Anglia.

The Conservatives are a big family

One of the joys and privileges of being Chairman of the Conservative Party is meeting so many activists, councillors and volunteers across the country. Last summer the Young Conservatives, an essential and vital part of the Conservative family, was reformed and relaunched.

Celebrating our county at the Royal Norfolk Show

Most people don't associate the Great Yarmouth constituency with farming. During a visit to the Royal Norfolk Show, Brandon explains why it is important to the agricultural sector. Did you know the blackcurrants used to make Ribena come from a farm in the constituency?