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Daventry Hill School Funding

Chris recently wrote to the Secretary of State concerning the funding of Daventry Hill School in his constituency. Lord Nash, Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Schools, responded this week to say that the funding has been approved.

Chris Heaton-Harris MP Presents Raffle

Chris Heaton-Harris MP recently visited Longlands Care Centre in Daventry to present achievement awards for dedicated staff who worked for the centre for 5 years and 10 years and to draw a TV raffle.

Services at Danetre Medical Practice

I have been contacted by a number of constituents concerning the provision of services at Danetre Medical Practice. In order to provide my constituents with an up-to-date and fully informed response, I recently wrote to John Wardell, the Chief Executive of Nene Clinical Commissioning Group, who are responsible for the commissioning of services locally, asking him to consider and comment on the matter.

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.

Chris Heaton-Harris MP's Response to Airstrikes in Syria

Syria - How I will Vote Today and Why:Like all MPs I have been written to by a number of my constituents about their concerns about the possibility of the UK extending the military campaign we are in within Iraq, over the border into Syria.I like people to know exactly where I stand on such important issues and so below is a link to a copy of one of my replies to a constituent.

Overstone Post Office Closure Rumours

Chris Heaton-Harris MP recently wrote to the Post Office concerning rumours about the possibility of the closing of the Overstone Post Office.

Chris Heaton-Harris MP attends Bliss Report Launch Event

Chris Heaton-Harris, MP for Daventry, attended Bliss’ parliamentary event on Tuesday 20 October 2015. The reception was organised by Bliss, the special care baby charity, to launch Bliss baby report 2015: hanging in the balance. The report shows that there is a severe shortage of neonatal nurses and doctors, meaning units are not meeting national standards on safe staffing levels for premature and sick babies.