Conservatives to enshrine record NHS funding boost into law

The Funding Bill to enshrine in law an extra £33.9 billion every year by 2023-24 for the NHS to transform care will start its passage through Parliament today. This is the first time any government has placed such a commitment to public services in legislation, ensuring world-class services for millions of patients.

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Scott welcomes confirmation of biggest funding boost for local councils in a decade

Scott Benton MP has welcomed the Government’s confirmation that Blackpool will see its budget increased by 6.4 percent this year, part of the Conservatives’ commitment to level up local services across the country.

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New government scheme helping first time buyers is life changing

MP describes new government scheme helping first time buyers as life changing for people across Blackpool South


Creating Jobs and Regenerating Blackpool

Parts of our town centre are in need of a re-vamp. We’ve had a Labour MP & Labour Council for years, who have failed to make the changes our town centre needs. We need to fill the empty shops, tackle anti-social behaviour, and help homeless people off the streets. So that the town centre is welcoming to shoppers and visitors.

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Getting the most out of Brexit

We are taking back control of our laws, money and borders. But Brexit needs to work for Blackpool. Ending our yearly payments of billions of pounds to the EU will mean more money is spent here in Blackpool rather than being sent to Europe. This means more money for our local priorities like the NHS.


Extra £22.6 million for Lancashire Police shows our commitment to keeping our streets safe

Scott has welcomed news that Lancashire Police will receive an extra £22.6 million to tackle crime and keep our streets safe – an increase of 7.5% from last year.


Re-open our Airport for commercial passenger flights

Blackpool Council has badly neglected our Airport, ignoring its potential. Since they bought it several years ago they have failed to make re-opening the Airport for commercial passenger flights a priority.

Drop-in surgeries

Drop-in Surgery

Saturday, 29th February 2020

Drop-in surgery at the Marton Institute, Oxford Square, Blackpool, FY4 4DR

Drop-in Surgery

Saturday, 7th March 2020

Drop-in Surgery at the Revoelution Community Hub, Ibbison Court, Blackpool, FY1…

Drop-in Surgery

Friday, 20th March 2020

Drop-in Surgery at Stanley Park Art Deco Cafe Mawson Drive FY3 9EQ

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Scott Benton MP, Lancaster House, Amy Johnson Way, Blackpool, FY4 2RP
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