Michelle Donelan MP, re-elected in Chippenham

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We spoke to Michelle Donelan just after her re-election as MP for the Chippenham constituency. She increased her vote from 26,354 in 2015 to 31,267 and had a majority of 16,630. She also increased her share of the vote from 47.56% to 54.72%. We spoke to her just after the declaration of the result, about her victory and her campaign, while the national picture was still unclear.

Michelle Donelan MP, re-elected in Chippenham

We spoke to Michelle Donelan just after her re-election as MP for the Chippenham constituency. She increased her vote from 26,354 in 2015 to 31,267 and had a majority of 16,630. She also increased her share of the vote from 47.56% to 54.72%. We spoke to her just after the declaration of the result, about her victory and her campaign, while the national picture was still unclear.  Watch video >>

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Voting age - NG Version

In Scotland when you are 16 you can now vote in Scottish elections, but nationally in the UK the voting age is 18, reduced from 21 in 1970. Is it time for the rest of the UK to adopt the lower voting age? Wiltshire College Media Student, Sam Young investigates and found out what local MP, Michelle Donelan thinks about the issue.  Watch video >>

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Michelle Donelan MP's New Year interview

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Your questions to local MP Michelle Donelan

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TRAILER: Local MP quizzed at Corsham School

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MP Duncan Hames supporting Corsham TV

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Corsham MP updates us on Corsham Station

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Corsham MP's New Year message

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