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John Baron MP welcomes positive economic news

October 27, 2016
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MP says ‘Project Fear’ a busted flush This morning data was released showing that the economy has grown 0.5% since the vote to leave the European Union. This is despite many predictions by the Treasury, banks and economists before the referendum that a vote to leave would certainly lead to a recession by the...
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John Baron MP supports Parliamentary debate on BHS

October 21, 2016
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MP says Philip Green must plug pension fund hole Yesterday the House of Commons held a debate following the recent publication of a joint Select Committee report into the collapse of British Home Stores (BHS). Having raised this issue with the Government in Parliament on 25th April, John Baron MP signed yesterday’s motion. John...
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John Baron MP officially opens new McDonald’s Restaurant, Laindon

October 3, 2016
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John Baron MP officially opens new McDonald’s Restaurant, Laindon

MP congratulates Gen and Ayhan on their success over the years On Friday, John Baron MP officially opened the newly refurbished McDonalds Restaurant in Laindon on the A127. John was joined by Gen Isikgun, Area Manager, and the Laindon Team. John said: “It was great to visit Laindon McDonald’s and to officially re-launch the...
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John Baron MP welcomes church improvement grant

September 23, 2016
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MP pays tribute to Veolia Environmental Trust John Baron MP welcomes the announcement that The Veolia Environmental Trust is giving a £27,000 grant to overhaul the toilet facilities at the Billericay Methodist Church. The grant will help fund the conversion of the church office toilet into one suitable for disabled users, the ladies’ toilet...
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John Baron MP welcomes improvements at Barstable Post Office, Timberlog Lane

August 15, 2016
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MP encourages local residents to give their views on proposals John Baron MP has today encouraged local residents to respond to the consultation on changes being made at Barstable Post Office, 199 Timberlog Lane, Basildon. Changes under consideration include the introduction of low-screened, open plan style service points and longer opening hours. Changes would...
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John Baron MP welcomes plans for Laindon Shopping Centre

July 5, 2016
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MP encourages local residents to give their views on proposals Swan Housing Association has announced a two-day public exhibition to notify residents of its plans for the future of Laindon Shopping Centre. The exhibitions will be held at the Great Berry Residents’ Association (Nightingales, Langdon Hills) from 2.00pm – 8.00pm on 7th July, and...
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John Baron MP queries SNP support for EU ‘remain’ vote

May 11, 2016
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MP says EU unemployment rates far higher Today in the House of Commons, John Baron MP queried the SNP’s support for a ‘remain’ vote in the forthcoming EU referendum, despite the damage the Common Fisheries policy has had on the Scottish fishing industry and the EU’s record of high unemployment in other member states....
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John Baron MP and Carillion telent support the Sick Children’s Trust

May 6, 2016
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John Baron MP praises work of volunteers John Baron MP recently visited Carillion telent at Mayne House, Juniper Park, Basildon. Carillion and telent partnered in 2009 to provide a joined up solution to the design, installation and maintenance of telecoms networks. During the course of the visit he and the management supported volunteers who...
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John Baron MP asks Prime Minister to confirm wages will rise in event of Brexit

May 4, 2016
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MP says trade will continue with Europe regardless of result Today at Prime Minister’s Questions, John Baron MP asked Rt Hon David Cameron MP about comments Lord Rose, the Chairman of the ‘Britain Stronger, recently made to the Treasury Select Committee. John asked, “This Government can be proud of reducing both relative poverty and...
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John Baron MP: Leaving EU beneficial for City of London

May 3, 2016
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MP says City will go from strength to strength The former Chief Executive of HSBC Holdings, Michael Geoghegan, has argued that leaving the EU would ‘deliver benefits to the City, the rest of the country – and our partners abroad’. The EU will continue to need access to the world’s largest financial centre, and...
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