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Rail Summit with the Rail Minister

Nicholas Soames and a large number of South Eastern Members of Parliament attended a rail summit with Claire Perry MP, the Rail Minister, at Network Rail’s Headquarters at London Bridge. 

Sir Nicholas Soames joins Baby Charity as Patron

Sir Nicholas Soames, MP for Mid Sussex, is the new Patron of baby charity Group B Strep Support. He joins the campaign for the NHS to provide reliable antenatal tests for group B Strep carriage to prevent avoidable deaths in newborn babies. 

Sir Nicholas chairs meeting with Minister at the Department for Transport

Sir Nicholas Soames MP today chaired a meeting with the Minister at the Department for Transport, Claire Perry MP. Matters discussed included the unacceptable unreliability of the service, the continuing problem of staff not turning up for their shifts, over-crowding and the need to refine and make the system of compensation more effective.