South Cambridgeshire Constituency News October 2019

Politics at a national level has dominated our headlines over the past few months but locally, I want to ensure that the important issues of education, healthcare and big infrastructure changes don’t get drowned out.  I benefit greatly from hearing your views at my continuing pop-up surgeries.  Since my tour started, I’ve visited 20 parishes …

Badger culling

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I have received a number of emails from constituents concerned about the government’s strategy for achieving a Bovine Tuberculosis (bTB) Free status, in England by 2038. Specifically, concerns about the badger culling operations that are taking place across the UK have been brought to my attention. As an animal lover, I find any policy that …

Cambridgeshire and Peterborough CCG launch the BIG conversation survey

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“Funding for healthcare across Cambridgeshire and Peterborough is under pressure. More people are using our services, and NHS resources are limited, this includes staff and money. We want you to get involved so we can hear your thoughts about healthcare locally through the BIG conversation.” – Cambridgeshire and Peterborough CCG Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Clinical Commissioning …

“The Prime Minister’s advice to Her Majesty was unlawful” Heidi Allen responds to the Supreme Court ruling

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On Tuesday the 24th of September 2019, the Supreme Court of the United Kingdom ruled that the Government shut down parliament illegally and the advice given to the Queen by the Prime Minister, was unlawful. As you will be aware, over the Summer, I and more than 70 other MPs took a case to the …

Cambridge MPs plead for more funding for maintained nursery schools

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Heidi Allen, MP for South Cambridgeshire and Daniel Zeichner, MP for Cambridge have joined forces to ask the Secretary of State, the Rt Hon Gavin Williamson, MP to provide an interim funding solution for the maintained nursery schools in their constituencies.   Heidi has been working closely with Homerton Nursery School to raise awareness of the …