Westminster News

My new position as Comptroller of Her Majesty's Household

It is a great honour to be able to publicly announce that following the Prime Minister’s reshuffling of various government and Conservative Party departments, I have been promoted within the Whip’s office to the role of Comptroller of Her Majesty’s Household.

Get involved in UK Parliament Week 2017

UK Parliament Week is fast approaching, running from 13-19 November. UK Parliament Week is an annual festival which encourages citizens to learn about and engage with the work of the UK Parliament.

Charity rugby match

The Commons and Lords Rugby Club has accepted an invitation to play the Met Police RFC in memory of the late PC Keith Palmer.

Appointment: Vice-Chamberlain of Her Majesty's Household!

Following the 2017 General Election, it is with great pleasure that I can formally announce that I have again been promoted to a more senior position within the Whips Office, and now hold the rather glamorous title of Vice-Chamberlain of Her Majesty's Household.

Chris Heaton-Harris MP attends APPG Print Reception

Chris Heaton-Harris met with Print Power Europe printers of Daventry, at the House of Commons on the 6th of July as part of a Reception to celebrate the print industry, in Daventry and across Britain. 

Changes to Benefit Allowances for PIP and ESA Recipients

As chair of the APPG on Learning Disability, I recently wrote to the Department for Work & Pension expressing my concerns regarding the upcoming changes to the Personal Independence Payment (PIP) assessment, Employment and Support Allowance (ESA) Work Capability Assessment (WCA) and support provided by the Health and Work Programme. You can find the response from the Rt. Hon Stephen Crabb MP, Secretary of State for Work and Pensions here.

Bees and Neonicotinoids

I have been contacted by numerous constituents referring to their concerns surrounding bees and pesticide usage, here is a substantial response I have recently received from George Eustice MP, Minister of State at the Department for Environment, Food & Rural Affairs, concerning the subject.