Great Yarmouth MP Brandon Lewis prepares for summer bus tour
PUBLISHED: 18:01 22 July 2012
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GREAT Yarmouth MP Brandon Lewis is preparing for a busy summer as he embarks of a bus tour that will take him to almost every corner of his constituency.
The tour, which sets off on August 1, aims to ensure residents who cannot get to his surgeries have the chance to meet him and discuss any concerns or worries they have.
Using a bus donated by Reynolds of Caister Mr Lewis will visit a range of venues and stop in at communities from Winterton to Fritton and Hopton to Caister.
He said: “Our historic borough is a hugely diverse place which ranges from small scenic villages and hamlets to one of the most dynamic urban areas in Norfolk, as such I wanted to ensure that residents across the constituency had an easy way of meeting me and letting me know what they think.
“I am looking forward to residents hopping onto the bus, and having a good old fashioned chat.”
On August 1 he will visit: Winterton from 10am at the Beach Cafe, Martham from 11am at the Kings Arms pub, Rollesby from midday at The Waterside, Thurne from 1pm at The Lion Inn, Hemsby from 2pm at the Barn Rooms and Scratby/California from 3pm at All Saints Village Hall.
He will set out again on August 8 and visit: Gorleston from 10am at The Cliff Hotel, Bradwell from 11.am at Bradwell Butchery and from midday at Rainbow Bradwell Store and
Gorleston from 2pm at St Andrews Church.
The tour will continue on August 13 when he will stop in St Olaves from 11am at The Bell Inn, Fritton from midday at Cherry Lane Garden Centre, Belton from 2pm at The Tavern, Burgh Castle from 3pm at the Queens Head and Hopton from 4pm at the village hall.
Lastly on August 20 he will visit Caister from 10am at Reynolds Coaches, Ormesby from 11.00am at Planet Spice, Filby from midday at the playing fields, Stokesby from 1pm at the Ferry Inn, Fleggburgh from 2pm at Fleggburgh Surgery and Caister again from 3pm at Tesco.