James Heappey weekly column

Since becoming your Member of Parliament one of the most challenging local problems that people have sought my help on has been people sleeping rough in our towns and villages.

What the Government has done this week...

Sunday 5th August

The Prime Minister and Jackie Doyle-Price outlined plans to implement a new system of consent for organ and tissue donation, saving hundreds of lives each year.

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Monday 6th August 

James Heappey weekly column

Serving as your Member of Parliament is always an honour but not always straight forward. This week has been one of the hardest of them all.

James Heappey weekly column

It's been a pretty fraught week in Westminster and I know from my mailbag that many of you have been following events closely. I know too that for many who voted to leave the EU, the deal that the Prime Minister is proposing seems not to be the Brexit that you thought we were heading for.

James Heappey weekly column

This month we are celebrating the 70th anniversary of the National Health Service and so I wanted to use this week's column to pay tribute to the amazing work of all who work in our health service.