MP joins Axminster residents for tea and cakes

Tiverton and Honiton MP Neil Parish gets grilled by residents at Stewart Court during an open forum.

Residents in Axminster were treated to a special visit by MP Neil Parish when he dropped in for tea and cakes.

The tenants of Stewart Court on the Millwey Rise estate were joined by the MP for Tiverton and Honiton during his visit to meet 95-year-old Madge Siddal - one of the court’s eldest residents.

They also gave Mr Parish a grilling on a number of local and national issues during and open forum.

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