Reducing Risk from Gambling in our Communities

Gloucester MP Richard Graham has today welcomed the Government announcement that they will be capping the maximum stake on B2 gaming machines (also known as Fixed Odds Betting Terminals - FOBTs) from £100 to £2.

Aethelflaed comes to Gloucester

BBC historians headline Gloucester’s Aethelflaed Talks

Dr Janina Ramirez and Tom Holland, two of the BBC’s most popular history broadcasters, will be speaking at Gloucester’s Aethelflaed celebrations marking the 1100th anniversary of the Queen of Mercia’s death.

Celebrating Gloucester care for NHS's 70th Birthday

‘Caring, innovative and often leading national best practice’ was MP Richard Graham’s description of the work done by the 8 Gloucester nominees and their teams for the NHS70 Parliamentary Awards created to celebrate the NHS’s 70th birthday this July. 

Gloucester raises the purple flag


Judges have announced that Gloucester is to received the coveted Purple Flag national safety award.

The news follows a visit to the city by two independent Purple Flag judges in March who spent 12 hours overnight in the city over a weekend. 

Funding the NHS

We all agree that the NHS is precious and should remain a public institution, available to everyone and free at the point of delivery. The Labour narrative on NHS privatisation is pure scaremongering. See my speech in full:

Re-opening the Ridge and Furrow pub in Abbeydale

“After years of uncertainty this is a good step forward for local residents and the area,” summarised Gloucester MP Richard Graham after the decision from the Trust Inns’ board yesterday to refurbish and re-open the Ridge and Furrow Pub in Abbeydale.

Commitment to the Windrush generation over their status in the UK

Responding to the Home Secretary’s statement on the status of some of the ‘Windrush generation’ who arrived in the UK before 1973 and may not have proof of their right to be here, Gloucester’s MP Richard Graham has given his absolute commitment that no-one arriving at that time will lose any righ