I am honoured to serve as the Member of Parliament for Chesham and Amersham, a position I have held since 1992. This site is updated regularly to keep you informed about my work in the constituency and in Westminster.
Surgeries are held when needed, please call 01494 721577 to book an appointment or to find out the date of the next surgery.
I hold surgeries regularly, usually on Fridays, at my Constituency Office:
7a Hill Avenue Amersham Bucks HP6 5BD. shawmj@
High Speed 2 (HS2) is the proposed high speed rail link connecting London with Birmingham, and subsequently other major cities in the North of England. HS2 aims to cut travel times, increase capacity and spread economic benefits throughout the UK.
Whilst I acknowledge these aims, I am
What is the HS2 (Phase One) Hybrid Bill?
The High Speed 2 (Phase One) Hybrid Bill is currently before Parliament. The Bill will grant the powers necessary to construct and operate Phase One of HS2 between London and the West Midlands.
Hybrid bills are
Many local residents expressed their opposition to these plans last year, when this proposal was first suggested; arguing it will have a dramatic effect on the community and the Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, in addition to the London Road experiencing an increase in the