Constituency Issues

John Baron MP highlights living with Diabetes Day

March 13, 2015
By

MP urges constituents to attend event John Baron MP has today urged constituents to attend the ‘Living with Diabetes Day’ event for those with Type Two Diabetes, which will take place at Basildon’s Holiday Inn on March 24th. The event which is being run by Diabetes UK and funded by Tesco, will offer free...
Read more »

Posted in Constituency Issues, Health, NHS | No Comments »

John Baron MP welcomes local start up success ‘KC Events’ to Parliament

March 4, 2015
By
John Baron MP welcomes local start up success ‘KC Events’ to Parliament

MP hears of Kelly Brown’s success John Baron MP recently welcomed local Basildon entrepreneur, Kelly Brown, to his parliamentary office to find out about her start up success ‘KC Events’. Kelly founded her corporate event consultancy and management business, KC Events, with the help of a loan from the Government-backed Start Up Loans Company....
Read more »

Posted in Business, Constituency Issues, Economy | No Comments »

John Baron MP highlights ‘Getting around in Essex’ Consultation

February 20, 2015
By

MP encourages people to respond to bus and transport consultation John Baron MP has today urged residents to respond to Essex County Council’s consultation on ‘getting around in Essex’. The consultation runs until 31st March and aims to take on board people’s views on how to improve the County’s bus and passenger transport network....
Read more »

Posted in Buses, Constituency Issues, Transport | No Comments »

John Baron MP supports National Citizen Service (NCS)

February 13, 2015
By

MP encourages local teenagers to sign up to the National Citizen Service The Cabinet Office’s nationwide youth programme aims to help every 15-17 year old prepare for the future by equipping them with key work/life skills and boosting their confidence. John said: “NCS is a very worthwhile programme. It gives young people an opportunity...
Read more »

Posted in Constituency Issues, Local issues | No Comments »

John Baron MP urges constituents to respond to Dunton consultation

January 28, 2015
By

MP highlights Dunton Garden Suburb plan John Baron MP has today urged constituents to respond to the Council’s consultation on its Dunton Garden Suburb plan. This plan would see a development to the West of Laindon and east of West Horndon of between 4,000 and 6,000 homes. The consultation is open until 5pm on...
Read more »

Posted in Constituency Issues, Local issues | No Comments »

John Baron MP raises SMEs and North Sea Oil in House of Commons

January 27, 2015
By

MP urges lower small business taxes during Treasury Questions This morning, during Treasury Questions in the House of Commons, the Chancellor of the Exchequer, Rt Hon George Osborne MP, responded to MPs’ questions on the economy. John asked, “The Government has done much to help small businesses, and unemployment continues to fall as a...
Read more »

Posted in Constituency Issues, Economy, Treasury | No Comments »

John Baron MP invites local artists to exhibit in Parliament

January 27, 2015
By
John Baron MP invites local artists to exhibit in Parliament

MP welcomes Basildon Eastgate artists’ Parliamentary exhibition John Baron MP yesterday officially opened an exhibition in Parliament put on by local artists from the Basildon Eastgate Art Gallery. Having visited the Eastgate Art Gallery last year, John was happy to support artists’ requests to display their work in Parliament. Works from local artists will...
Read more »

Posted in Constituency Issues, Constituency Visits, Local issues | No Comments »

John Baron MP welcomes further fall in unemployment in Basildon and Billericay

January 23, 2015
By

MP says still further to go John Baron MP has welcomed new figures showing that 706 fewer people in Basildon and Billericay are relying on Jobseeker’s allowance than in December 2013. This means more people in work, with the security of a regular pay packet and a brighter future ahead of them. John said,...
Read more »

Posted in Constituency Issues, Unemployment | No Comments »

John Baron MP welcomes increase in number of local businesses

November 28, 2014
By

MP focusses on importance of job creation John Baron MP has welcomed new figures showing that the number of private sector businesses in East of England has increased by around 80,000 over the past four years. At the start of 2014, for the first time ever there were over 5 million private sector businesses...
Read more »

Posted in Business, Constituency Issues, Treasury | No Comments »

John Baron MP votes to support the great British pub

November 19, 2014
By

MP says measures will benefit publicans and pub-goers Yesterday in the House of Commons, John Baron MP voted against the Government for New Clause 2 of the Small Business, Enterprise and Employment Bill. This amendment seeks to support pubs by allowing landlords tied to large pub companies an independent rent review at regular intervals,...
Read more »

Posted in Business, Constituency Issues, Local issues | No Comments »