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Owen Leads Delegation on Train Service

Owen Paterson took MPs Philip Dunne, Ian Lucas, Lembit Opik and Dave Wright to see the Rail Minister, Andrew Adonis, to discuss the Wrexham & Shropshire Service.

Owen to Meet Minister with WSMR Railways

Following several months of correspondence between Owen Paterson, Andrew Adonis, Minister of State for Railways at the Department for Transport, Owen has arranged to bring a delegation of MPs to see the Minister to help with improvements to the current Wrexham & Shropshire service.

Owen on NI- Daily Telegraph

Three brave men have lost their lives in Northern Ireland and our deepest sympathies must be with the friends and families of Patrick Azimkar, Mark Quinsey and Stephen Carroll. .

Owen Speaks in NI Policing Debate

""The last Conservative Government began the peace process, and their work was built on by the current Labour Government. As I said in the debate on the programme motion, it has always been our policy in opposition to set party politics aside on issues concerning Northern Ireland

Owen Chairs Meeting With WSMR Rail Company

Following recent correspondence with Lord Adonis, Railways Minister, Owen Paterson convened a meeting of neighbouring MPs, Daniel Kawczynski, Ian Lucas and David Wright yesterday to meet Thomas Ableman, Marketing Director of Wrexham & Shropshire railway.

Owen Welcomes Council Tax Freeze

Owen was delighted to see that the Leader of Shropshire County Council, Cllr Malcolm Pate has announced that enough efficiencies have been found in the new structures of the Shropshire Council to ensure a zero Council Tax increase.

Owen Meets Schools Minister

Owen attended a meeting at the Department of children, Schools and Families yesterday with Jim Knight, Minister of State for Schools and Daniel Kawczynski, MP for Shrewsbury and Atcham.

Owen Slams Bloody Sunday Inquiry Costs

LAWYERS have been deemed ""the main beneficiaries"" of the Bloody Sunday Inquiry after it was revealed they raked in £98 million in fees for work on the hearings.