All in Stroud Constituency

Crisis in Special Needs funding could lead to cuts for Gloucestershire children - David calls for fairness

A crunch meeting on Thursday could see spending reduced for most pupils in Gloucestershire because of the crisis in funding for children with special educational needs.

David Drew MP is calling for the Government and Gloucestershire County Council to honour the commitment of a minimum of £4,800 per secondary school pupil, at the very least.

Why Stroud station must be a priority for accessibility improvements - Read David's full submission to GWR and Network Rail

This week I made my submission to GWR and Network Rail which is currently deciding which station in the southwest should be a priority for investment from the £300 million Access for All government funding.

Everyone deserves to be able to access our trains and to travel into Stroud. Read my full submission below.