John Baron MP urges constituents to respond to consultation on boundary changes

February 27, 2017
By

MP says have your say John Baron MP has today urged people to respond to the Boundary Commission’s second consultation stage on new constituency boundaries. Once approved, the new constituencies will be in force for the 2020 General Election. The consultation will run from midnight on Tuesday 28th February until midnight on Monday 27th...
Read more »

John Baron MP encourages schools to go sky high with national rocketry competition

February 22, 2017
By
John Baron MP encourages schools to go sky high with national rocketry competition

MP says Basildon students could be the next generation of rocket scientists MP for Basildon and Billericay, John Baron is encouraging local schools to compete in the UK’s largest youth model rocket competition – The UK Rocketry Challenge. The UK Rocketry Challenge involves the design, build and launch of a model rocket with the...
Read more »

John Baron MP joins ‘Biggest Fight Against Bone Cancer’ campaign

February 17, 2017
By
John Baron MP joins ‘Biggest Fight Against Bone Cancer’ campaign

MP supports campaign to raise awareness. As Chairman of the All Party Parliamentary Group on Cancer, John Baron MP recently attended a Bone Cancer Research Trust Parliamentary Reception. John heard that every year in the UK and Ireland around 600 new cases of primary bone cancer are diagnosed and around 300 people die from...
Read more »

John Baron MP remembers Blair’s last ‘mission’

February 17, 2017
By

MP says Commons has endorsed Brexit plans This morning the former Prime Minister, Tony Blair, gave a speech in support of Britain remaining in the EU, saying he was on a ‘mission’ to persuade voters to change their minds on Brexit. John said, “As an MP who voted against the Iraq War, I well...
Read more »

John Baron MP welcomes Commons Article 50 vote

February 9, 2017
By

MP says Peers should pass Bill unamended Yesterday the House of Commons voted to pass the Government’s Article 50 Bill by a majority of 494 votes to 122 – a majority of 372, with John Baron MP supporting the Prime Minister and voting for the Bill. Having completed its passage through the House of...
Read more »

John Baron MP raises local NHS accountability in Health Questions

February 7, 2017
By

MP says CCGs must face robust accountability on cancer performance During Health Questions in the House of Commons today, John Baron MP asked the Minister for Public Health, David Mowat MP, about the accountability of Clinical Commissioning Groups (CCGs) for their one-year cancer survival statistics. Since April 2015, CCGs have been held accountable through...
Read more »