Welcome to my website. On this site you can find information about me, the North East Hertfordshire constituency, and my work on local and national issues.
Following the result of the Scottish Independence Referendum, it became obvious that the United Kingdom needs a new devolution settlement. Devolution can be a sensible and effective constitutional arrangement if it gives each of the sovereign nations of the UK – England, Wales, Scotland, and
Amongst many important issues which I am interested in campaigning for in North East Hertfordshire is the promotion of the preservation of chalk rivers in the constituency.The Ash, the Beane, the Ivel, the Mimram, the Quin, the Rib, and the Upper Rhee are all within the constituency, and these
Cancer is one of the most serious diseases and, as such, must be treated effectively and in a way that does not place the patient under undue stress and difficulty. Radiotherapy is used in the treatment of nearly half of all cancer patients, but the people of North-East Hertfordshire find it
Many of my constituents will know that discussions about the future of the Royston Hospital site have been ongoing for some time. I attend regular meetings with the NHS to ensure the interests of patients. I want to see the hospital site develop in a way that will best cater for our
In Parliament last year, I led for the Government in Committee to scrutinise the Deregulation Bill. This Bill removes useless laws and reduces Red Tape legislation – much of it put in place by the last Government – which hampers individuals and companies. It also makes savings of £300
We need our Hertfordshire roads to be well-maintained. Our local roads are important for small business and local residents.
One issue raised with me by Hertfordshire County Council is reinstatement after unsatisfactory road repair work by utility companies and statutory