THE Chancellor, Rishi Sunak MP, has today announced a series of support measures worth £30 billion designed to protect, retain and create jobs in Harlow, boosting skills and apprenticeships and supporting our local businesses.
ON MONDAY night, Robert Halfon MP voted with cross-party MPs to pass the Government’s landmark Domestic Abuse Bill. The legislation seeks to strengthen protections for victims of domestic violence and ensure stronger measures can be taken against perpetrators.
NOW it is not often in life that one of our wishes is granted. At the start of last month, colleagues at the Edge Foundation kicked off a campaign asking people what their one wish would be for the future of education.
ON Tuesday, the Prime Minister, Boris Johnson delivered a speech where the key message was “Build, build, build”.
MP ROBERT Halfon has gone in to bat for the return of cricket in Harlow and surrounding villages.
AS more pupils return to school, Harlow MP, Robert Halfon has sen tout a message to parents, teachers, support staff and everyone concerned about school reopenings.
FOLLOWING many emails and messages from Harlow residents, Robert Halfon MP has written to the US Ambassador raising his concerns about the death of George Floyd in America and to the UK Prime Minister urging him to set out what “positive and concrete measures” are being taken….
HARLOW MP Robert Halfon has criticised plans to force MPs back to the House of Commons.
HARLOW MP Robert Halfon has “expressed his regrets” at tweeting in support of the prime minister’s government adviser Dominic Cummings after it was revealed the the adviser travelled from London to Durham contrary to government guidance on lockdown.
HARLOW MP Robert Halfon has accused his own government of planning to “euthanise” vulnerable MPs when parliament is ordered to return next month.
EDUCATION committee chair Robert Halfon asked what scientific evidence base underpinned the decision to reopen schools to pupils in reception, year 1 and year 6, and what modelling had been done.
HARLOW MP Robert Halfon questioned the prime minister, Boris Johnson this afternoon.
WE asked Harlow MP Robert Halfon to respond to PM Boris Johnson’s statement to the nation on Sunday night.
IN THE early hours of May 7th, 2010, Robert Halfon was elected MP for Harlow. It was third time lucky as he had lost in 2001 and 2005 (on that occasion by just 97 votes).
LATE last week, it was confirmed to Robert Halfon MP by Essex County Council that there will be a Covid-19 testing site in Harlow. The news came after a joint cross-party effort from Robert Halfon MP and the leader of Harlow Council, Mark Ingall.
ON Wednesday morning, Robert Halfon MP chaired the Education Committee’s third virtual session, questioning the Education Secretary of State, Gavin Williamson MP on the Government’s response to COVID-19.
IN the House of Commons Education Select Committee’s second ever virtual session in their COVID-19 inquiry, the Chair, Robert Halfon MP, and his colleagues questioned Ofsted’s Chief Inspector, Amanda Spielman, and the Chief Operating Officer, Matthew Coffey.
HARLOW MP Robert Halfon has paid tribute to Princess Alexandra Hospital on the occasion of its 55th birthday.
IN the House of Commons Education Committee’s first virtual public session, MPs “relentlessly questioned” the Children’s Minister, Vicky Ford MP, on the Government’s response to education amid Covid-19, chaired by Harlow MP, Robert Halfon.
AS WE have published a letter from the leader of Harlow Council, cllr Mark Ingall to Harlow MP Robert Halfon, we have duly published Mr Halfon’s response. ==== Dear Councillor Ingall, Thank you for your letter on Labour Party headed paper, which you press-released to our local newspaper Your Harlow. I am responding publicly as […]
“OVER the past few days, I have contacted care homes across Harlow, lending them my support and asking what they need to get through this pandemic. I have regularly asked the Government for support for care homes including on the matters of PPE, testing for staff and residents and timescales.
ROBERT Halfon MP has today launched a campaign to celebrate the “Corona Heroes” who are working so hard to keep people safe, supplied and supported in Harlow, amid the outbreak of Covid-19.
ROBERT Halfon, MP, Chair of the Education Select Committee today issues a stark warning that the Covid-19 lockdown is dealing a hammer blow to the UK’s most disadvantaged learners with school closures about to enter their second month.
HARLOW MP Robert Halfon has delivered an Easter message to all his residents.