Since beginning the journey to become your MP back in 2014, working hard for the people of Plymouth has been the driving force in all I do. In particular, making sure I am available to help the residents of my Plymouth Moor View constituency is key. I make ...
August 21, 2017B
One of Johnny Mercer’s core commitments prior to his election in 2015 was to see Plymouth become a centre of excellence for Veterans Care.Since becoming a Member of Parliament, he has worked with core stakeholders in the city’s Veteran community, with Veteran charities and with statutory services such as Plymouth ...
August 18, 2017B
Local MP, Johnny Mercer, has secured the water supply to Ernesettle Community Allotments.Four Greens Community Trust had successfully fundraised and worked closely with Plymouth City Council to establish community allotments on a piece of unused land in Ernesettle. However, since the allotments were opened, the group struggled to get ...
August 14, 2017B
Prior to the most recent press announcement, I have been working for sometime to support the ongoing issues at Ocean Health GP Practice in St Budeaux. I have been working to support many constituents who have been unhappy with unanswered telephone lines, long waits for appointments and issues with obtaining ...
August 4, 2017B
Plymouth Moor View MP, Johnny Mercer, has welcomed the announcement by the Education Secretary of £1.3billion additional core funding for schools. Fairer schools funding – backed by today’s additional investment – will deliver the biggest improvement to the school funding system for well over a decade. It will mean ...
July 17, 2017B
I've been working with Plymouth City Council, the Department of Health and Public health England since I was elected in 2015 to improve Plymouth's funding settlement.That isn't to say that the public health provision isn't excellent, it really is. However, when the process in which funding was allocated changed about 4 ...
July 13, 2017B
We are at a pivotal time in UK defence policy. Some good: HMS Queen Elizabeth has recently left her dock for the first time to conduct sea trials. Some bad: questions over the 2% NATO spending pledge. Some ugly: the continued hounding of those who have served at this country’s ...
July 12, 2017B
UK parliament must examine merits of military action in case of further chemical weapons attacks in SyriaTo avoid a repeat of the ‘rushed’ 2013 vote which ...
July 4, 2017B
Hello PlymouthSince being elected in 2015, I have tried to be as accountable as possible by making myself as available as could be. But with changing behaviours and advancements in technology, there is always room for improvement so I am going to redouble my efforts for this term.Now, one of ...
June 29, 2017B
I have been rather quiet since the election result, for a period of reflection. I came into politics because I was fed up with how others were doing it. It wasn't working - it wasn't delivering for Plymouth, mental health ...
June 23, 2017B
Johnny Mercer MP today visited the Thornberry Centre, Plymouth’s prosthetics rehabilitation service run by Livewell Southwest CIC and based at Derriford, Plymouth.The prosthetics rehabilitation service sees people of any age who have had an amputation or who have been born with a limb deficiency. At the Thornberry Centre, Livewell Southwest ...
Thank you, Plymouth Here we are, seven days after polling day and first and foremost I wanted to say a huge thank you for everyone who turned out to support me last week and throughout ...
A day is a long time in politics..! Today I was looking forward to another long day on the doors, focussed on who is best to lead our Country through the deep challenges of BREXIT. Instead it became all about the Prime Minister's social ...
May 22, 2017B