Hugh Robertson expresses concern over flooding in Faversham

Hugh Robertson has expressed his concern for those people forced to flee their homes yesterday in advance of a tidal surge that cause flooding in the town. He said “Flooding is a miserable experience for anyone at any time but particularly in the run up to Christmas. I have already spoken to both the Environment Agency and Swale Borough Council about the situation and will do everything necessary to help all those affected.” Read more about Hugh Robertson expresses concern over flooding in Faversham

Hugh reacts to news of the Minor Injuries Unit closure at Faversham Cottage Hospital

Hugh Robertson said:
“I was very disappointed to hear from the local health authority of the decision to close this facility at the same time as it was announced to the public. As a result, I am now seeking a meeting with them as a matter of urgency to discuss both why there was no advance warning and to understand why no bidders have come forward to take on the contract.” Read more about Hugh reacts to news of the Minor Injuries Unit closure at Faversham Cottage Hospital

Promotion

Hugh has been promoted to Minister of State in the Foreign and Commonwealth office in the reshuffle. He will take particular responsibility for the Middle East, North Africa and counter terrorism. Read more about Promotion

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