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MARIA MILLER MP WELCOMES AWARD OF RAIL FRANCHISE TO FIRST GROUP/MTR

Maria said: “I congratulate First Group/MTR on their successful bid for the south western franchise. They have promised to deliver an increase in capacity during the morning and evening peaks and faster journey times, with real time travel information, as well as additional refurbished trains, with faster and more reliable on-board wifi."

MARIA MILLR, MP CELEBRATES NEW JOBS FOR BASINGSTOKE

Maria visited RDT, a Basingstoke Technology Business and met with CEO and founder, Graham Murphy and Major General Martin Bricknell to celebrate the company’s contract with the Ministry of Defence bringing more jobs to Basingstoke.

Maria Miller, MP addresses Women and Leadership Event

Maria commented: “It was wonderful to take part in today’s event, organised and attended by women, all with a passion to make a difference to their workplace and communities. I look forward to attending more events aimed at ensuring women reach their full potential.”

MARIA MILLER. MP ATTENDS "SITTING WITH JANE" LAUNCH

Maria attended the Sitting With Jane launch at Oakley Hall, a place the author visited regularly. Jane Austen was born in Steventon and Basingstoke was her local town for more than half her life.

MARIA MILLER, MP VISITS CBEC

Maria said: “I had a great meeting with the School Council and was very interested in their thoughts about how to improve Basingstoke.