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John Baron MP thanks electorate

September 14, 2010
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MP congratulates his Association team John Baron MP has thanked all those who helped him with his election campaign. John said: “Many thanks to all those who helped in the campaign. I am very grateful to everyone who delivered leaflets, canvassed, put up posters and joined me at railway stations and in the High...
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John Baron MP questions Prime Minister over Afghanistan

September 14, 2010
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MP presses need for political settlement Today in the House of Commons during a statement on Afghanistan by the Prime Minister, John Baron MP again questioned Government policy regarding objectives and the need for a political settlement as part of an overall solution. Recent news has included the resignations of two key Ministers within...
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John Baron MP pushes for greater recognition of carers in Basildon and Billericay

September 14, 2010
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MP highlights carers week 14-20 June John Baron MP has highlighted the valuable contribution of the many thousands of carers in Basildon and Billericay. New statistics, part of research issued to launch Carers Week (14-20 June), highlights that 75% of carers say they have lost touch with family and friends, while 4 out of...
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John Baron MP officially opens the ‘Celebrating Billericay’ Festival

September 14, 2010
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MP says Festival also highlights the strong local voluntary ethos Today John Baron MP officially opened the ‘Celebrating Billericay’ festival of flowers, art and music at St Mary Magdalen in Billericay High Street. The ecumenical organising group, Churches Together in Billericay , organised the event which is being held from 11th to 13th June....
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John Baron MP hosts RNIB Parliamentary reception

September 14, 2010
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John Baron MP hosts RNIB Parliamentary reception

MP highlights the plight of 3,000 people in every constituency Yesterday, John Baron MP hosted the RNIB’s Parliamentary reception which was designed to give MPs a first hand experience of the everyday challenges faced by blind and partially sighted people. MPs were invited to wear a blindfold and then asked to carry out some...
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John Baron MP congratulates local volunteers

September 14, 2010
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MP addresses volunteers celebration at Towngate Theatre, Basildon On Friday evening, John Baron MP addressed volunteers who had gathered to celebrate National Volunteers Week at the Mirren Studio, Towngate Theatre, Basildon. Also present were Chris Evans, Chief Executive of the BBWCVS (Basildon, Billericay and Wickford Council for Voluntary Service), Stephen Metcalfe, MP for South...
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John Baron MP hosts Billericay car parking meeting

September 14, 2010
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MP, County and District Councillors, and Chamber of Commerce discuss options. Today John Baron MP hosted a meeting at his constituency office to discuss possible options for improving the parking capacity in Billericay for the benefit of businesses and residents alike. Present were County Councillors Kay Twitchen and Anthony Hedley, District Councillor Philip Turner...
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John Baron MP presses Government over cheapest tariff pledge

September 14, 2010
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MP raises issue in House of Commons John Baron MP is pressing the Government over the need to oblige energy companies to print on all domestic bills whether their customers are on the company’s cheapest tariff , and if not how they should go about switching. During the course of his campaign in the...
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John Baron MP highlights importance of private sector-led recovery

September 14, 2010
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MP welcomes jobs tax reversal and bureaucracy cuts Today in the House of Commons, during an Urgent Question at which David Laws was at the Dispatch Box answering questions about the Government’s plans to cut spending, John asked him to put on record the fundamental flaw in the Labour...
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John Baron MP: Fun Walk set for 18th July

September 14, 2010
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MP donates further £1,000 and seeks more corporate donations into bonus pot John Baron, MP for Basildon and Billericay, has written to charities, schools, churches and other community groups across the area inviting them to join this year’s Fun walk. He has also invited business and private sponsors to donate monies into a bonus...
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