Harlow MP meets with Sainsbury’s CEO to discuss what merger means for Harlow THIS week, MP Robert Halfon met with the Chief Executive of Sainsbury’s to seek assurances for Harlow workers amidst the Sainsbury’s-Asda merger. This was following conversations the Harlow MP has had with Asda on the same issue. Robert Halfon commented, “Mike Coupe, […]
HARLOW MP Robert Halfon greeted a delighted Claire Mevo from the Clock House, in Harlow, at the House of Commons to congratulate her on graduating from Stonegate Pub Company’s ‘Bar to Boardroom’ management training programme.
A petition calling for an immediate end to charges at all NHS hospitals was hand delivered to Number 10 Downing Street this morning by Harlow MP, Robert Halfon, Howard Cox, Founder of FairFuel UK, Kate Lee, Chief Executive of CLIC Sargent, and Peter McCabe, Chief Executive of Headway.
ON THURSDAY, Robert Halfon, MP for Harlow, wrote to Transport Secretary, Chris Grayling, urging him to bring an end to the annual rail fare increase.
HARLOW MP Robert Halfon rose on the floor of the House of Commons to ask the minister of state for education a question on alternate provision in education.
HARLOW MP, Robert Halfon has called on Essex Police to take more action as he fears that Harlow Town Centre is under threat of becoming a “No Go Zone”.
HARLOW MP Robert Halfon rose on the floor of the House of Commons to enter into a debate on Grammar Schools.
ON TUESDAY, the Chancellor delivered his Spring Statement and outlined measures that will cut the cost of living, freeze fuel duty, build an even better Harlow, champion education and apprenticeships, and protect our NHS says Robert Halfon MP.
‘No one goes to hospital out of choice; they go because they must…This is why I have introduced a Bill to ban charging for parking at NHS hospitals for patients, staff and visitors.’
HARLOW MP Robert Halfon rose on the floor of the House of Commons to discuss the Social Mobility Commission.
HARLOW MP Robert Halfon is the new chair of the UK’s House of Commons education committee. In a short time, he has already made quite an impression. This week, Mr Halfon has stated that he wants to see 50 per cent of those going into higher education taking degree apprenticeships and has called for “a […]
IN a debate on the Lea Valley Greenhouse Glass Industry, lead by Charles Walker MP, Robert Halfon questioned why local residents objections to a waste incinerator proposal have been ignored by Hertfordshire County Council
HARLOW MP Robert Halfon has stepped up the campaign against the closure of (Old) London Road by raising the issue in the House of Commons Chamber and tabling a Commons motion.
HARLOW MP Robert Halfon, a former education minister and staunch critic of the prime minister, has been elected as chair of the House of Commons education committee.
HARLOW MP Robert Halfon has responded to pleas from parents who are unhappy about plans to turn the school into an academy.
WE caught up with Mr Halfon at Harlow College on Friday and asked us to give a little more detail regarding the background to the vote and where he stands on public sector pay.
HARLOW MP Robert Halfon rose on the floor of the House of Commons to answer questions on the digital revolution in Wales.
ON Monday Harlow MP Robert Halfon officially launched a campaign to bring free wi-fi to the town centre.
HARLOW MP Robert Halfon has been named deputy chairman of the Conservative Party in a speech about the post-election reshuffle made by Prime Minister David Cameron.
LAST year, Bishop Auckland MP, Helen Goodman asked a number of questions in the House of Commons over donations made to the Harlow Conservatives.
HARLOW MP, Robert Halfon, is spearheading a campaign to get streetlights in Harlow switched on, and kicked off the campaign by raising the issue in Parliament today (Thursday).
DURING Robert’s question, who was waving a copy of the Sun in the House of Commons chamber, asked the Prime Minister whether he had seen the story about Alison, and asked him to confirm that “white van women, especially from Essex, are the wheels of our long term economic plan?”
HARLOW MP Robert Halfon has urged the government to look at value for money, overcrowded trains, and upgrading carriages on the West Anglia Main Line, which links Harlow to London, and Stansted Airport. Minister for Transport, Claire Perry, then agreed to meet with Robert to discuss his concerns more fully, and see what more could be done.
HARLOW MP Robert Halfon is calling on the Government to do more pothole repairs across Harlow. Mr Halfon has raised the issue in Parliament after learning that the number of potholes on 125 miles of roads in Harlow increased to 632 in the first quarter of this year.