Sir Bob's Diary, February 23rd 2015

Each Saturday, Colchester MP Sir Bob Russell gives an insight into the working week of a local MP.     Colchester market is about to be re-located to the High Street, but those with stalls in Culver Street East (St Nicholas Square) wish to remain. Sir Bob is supporting them. Photo: Owen Howel...

Sir Bob's Diary, February 23rd 2015

Statement on firstsite Colchester after Arts Council announcement

Following the Arts Council's announcement that Colchester’s firstsite gallery will not be admitted into its National portfolio of organisations for 2015-18, Colchester MP Sir Bob Russell said “At the outset I warned that the project was not financially sustainable.  Subsequent events have turned ...

Statement on firstsite Colchester after Arts Council announcement

Falklands penguin ‘adopted’ by MP

Colchester MP Sir Bob Russell has adopted a penguin!  He did so while visiting the Falkland Islands through his membership of the Defence Select Committee.

Falklands penguin ‘adopted’ by MP
The choice is clear

The choice is clear

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About Sir Bob Russell

Bob Russell was elected as Member of Parliament for Colchester in the General Election of May 1997. He was re-elected, with increased majorities each time, in the General Elections of 2001, 2005 and 2010. Read more