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Heathrow: Expansion must deliver a better future for local residents

Having concluded a previous article by saying that the Heathrow Airport proposal would be the theme for a follow-up, I was pleased to be called by Mr Speaker to take part in the debate in the Commons on 27 June.  With a major infrastructure proposal of this magnitude, there needs to be a balance

Celebrating our NHS

In July, our National Health Service will be 70 years old and there will be many people who are celebrating its anniversary. Like the Education Act of 1944, the National Health Service Act of 1946 was something which was going to affect every individual.

A good school place for every child

Summer term and exams go together, so best wishes to all the senior school pupils involved in A levels and GCSE exams  – and to their support teams at home and at school who have helped them with their studies and revision.

Running and walking around the constituency

It is always great news to hear about popular local events and one of these is the annual Gerrards Cross Fun Run, which is taking place this year on Sunday 20 May.

Supporting our veterans

A new Veterans Unit is being set up, in support of which the Ministry of Defence will work with other government departments to make sure that the needs of the ex-service community are met.

Tackling the scourge of plastic waste

When the Commonwealth heads of government met in London recently, one of the themes running through all the meetings was the efforts which must be made to deal with what the Department for Environment, Food & Rural Affairs described as “the global scourge of plastic”.  Whilst many of the smal