Local News

PR - new SW train franchisee should prioritise fast route to Weymouth

Richard Drax, MP for South Dorset, today welcomed new, South West Trains franchise holders, FirstGroup and MTR.

Stagecoach Group, which has run the service since privatisation in 1996, lost the franchise to the consortium after their bid was unsuccessful.

PR - delight at Weymouth beach accolade

Richard Drax, MP for South Dorset, said today that he is “delighted’ that Weymouth Beach has been ranked the UK’s best by online travel site, TripAdvisor.

PR - Richard Drax 'entirely endorse' PM's Brexit speech

Richard Drax, MP for South Dorset, today “entirely endorsed” Prime Minister Teresa May’s speech in which she set out her 12-point objectives for Brexit, saying that she wants Britain to be “a great, global trading nation that is respected around the world and strong, confident and united at home.