Scott Benton

Member of Parliament for Blackpool South

Welcome to my web where you can find news, contact details and take part in my surveys.



Winners of the 2020 Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service announced A total of 230 organisations from across the UK have been awarded the prestigious Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service this year.

Charities, social enterprises and voluntary groups from Bristol to Belfast and Derbyshire to Dumfries have received the highest award given to organisations delivering exceptional service within their communities.

Blackpool South Constituency

Check if I am your MP

Enter your postcode

Blackpool Council is urging both residents and visitors to respect government guidance and continue maintaining safe distancing in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.  Arif Rajpura, Director of Public Health for Blackpool Council, said:

Using the R value at local authority level is somewhat unreliable because a small localised outbreak can lead to what appears to be a large increase.

Find me on Facebook

Find me on Twitter

The challenges facing Blackpool and the whole country as we emerge from lockdown and continue to fight this virus are huge – we have not faced a challenge like this since World War II.

Imposing the lockdown on the country was relatively easy. Re-emerging from the lockdown will be much harder. A quick return to 'normality’ is impossible and is not going to happen. The Government is grappling with extremely difficult questions and decisions. There are no easy answers.

Subscribe to Scott Benton's latest news

Stay informed on the latest news.


House of Commons
Scott Benton MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA
Blackpool Office
Scott Benton MP, Lancaster House, Amy Johnson Way, Blackpool, FY4 2RP
01253 361 350