Speeches in Parliament

Newsletter - Special Brexit Edition

Peter Heaton-Jones MP

Working Hard for North Devon 

News Update -

Date: 7th December 2018


Ahead of the crucial Brexit votes next Tuesday (at the time of writing), I wanted to update you on my position and to clarify a few points.

Statement - Appledore Shipyard

I am extremely disappointed and saddened that, despite intense lobbying, Babcock International has decided to close Appledore shipyard.

Budget 2018: statement

This was a Budget with a whole range of eye-catching measures, helping working families, easing the introduction of Universal Credit and providing real investment in our public services.

North Devon Journal article 25 October 2018

North Devon Journal article 25 October 2018


It's an extremely worrying time for the workforce at Appledore shipyard as questions continue over the future plans of the yard’s owners, Babcock International.

Statement - Appledore Shipyard

Northern Devon MPs call in Babcock CEO over future of Appledore Shipyard

Geoffrey Cox QC, MP for Torridge & West Devon, and Peter Heaton-Jones, MP for North Devon, held a joint meeting with Babcock International Chief Executive, Archie Bethel, on Monday 15 October.