John Baron MP hosts and addresses Less Survivable Cancers Reception

July 20, 2017
By

MP says focus on earlier diagnosis should improve survival rates Yesterday John Baron MP, the Chairman of the All-Party Parliamentary Group on Cancer, hosted and addressed a Parliamentary reception in the Houses of Parliament for the Less Survivable Cancers Taskforce. The reception was attended by MPs, research funders, GPs and healthcare professionals, and was...
Read more »

John Baron MP welcomes significant investment in NHS Transformation projects in Mid and South Essex

July 20, 2017
By

MP says £5-10 million investment in NHS will improve local services John Baron MP welcomes news that Basildon and Thurrock University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust will benefit from a share of £325 million in new capital investment for local NHS projects across the country. Mid and South Essex will receive £5-10 million to help...
Read more »

John Baron MP questions Government on humanitarian support for Mosul

July 20, 2017
By

MP says international community must learn from mistakes Today in the House of Commons, during a Statement given by the Secretary of State for International Development, Rt Hon Priti Patel MP, John Baron MP asked, “The Government has previously acknowledged that the cutting of the food coupon system in the summer of 2013 in...
Read more »

John Baron MP presses Government on Brexit trade negotiations

July 20, 2017
By

MP says trade talks should not be bogged down During Foreign & Commonwealth Office questions in the House of Commons this morning, John Baron MP asked the Foreign Secretary, Rt Hon Boris Johnson MP, about the Brexit trade negotiations. John asked, “Does the Foreign Secretary agree that it would be prudent to emulate the...
Read more »

John Baron MP presses Government on Royal Navy capabilities

July 20, 2017
By

MP says strong Armed Forces can make conflict less likely Having recently launched his foreign policy report examining the negative effects of cuts in diplomatic and defence spending over successive governments , John Baron MP asked during defence questions yesterday, “What assessment the Defence Secretary has made of whether...
Read more »

All-Party Parliamentary Group on Cancer (APPGC) launches new inquiry into the England Cancer Strategy

July 20, 2017
By

At its annual Parliamentary Summer Reception today, in addition to recognising those 20 CCGs which have most improved their one-year cancer survival rates over the last year, the All-Party Parliamentary Group on Cancer is launching a second inquiry into NHS England’s Cancer Strategy. As we near the half way point from the publication of...
Read more »