Heidi Allen MP encourages residents to submit to consultations on rogue landlords and the removal of Section 21 notices

Heidi Allen MP is encouraging South Cambridgeshire residents to submit to two government consultations. In the first consultation, the government are seeking the views of tenants and landlords on their decision to remove Section 21 of the Housing Act 1988. The second announced consultation is seeking views on widening access to a database of rogue …

Heidi Allen MP signs letter to Prime Ministerial candidates regarding the detention of Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe

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Heidi Allen MP has signed a letter to the two Prime Ministerial candidates, Jeremy Hunt and Boris Johnson, regarding the ongoing detention of Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe and other British citizens held in Iran. Heidi commented on the situation saying: “This case is deeply troubling and it goes without saying that we all want Nazanin home as …

MPs vote in favour of amendment to prevent PM forcing through a no-deal Brexit

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Today, Heidi Allen and 314 MPs voted in favour of an amendment which prevents the new Prime Minister from suspending parliament to force through a no-deal Brexit. A majority of 315 to 274 backed an amendment to the Northern Ireland (executive formation) bill. The amendment forces the government to hold debates in parliament during the …

When work doesn’t pay – MPs reveal link between zero-hours contracts and food banks

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Heidi Allen MP and Frank Field MP are presenting to Parliament a bill which seeks to offer guaranteed weekly hours to workers on zero-hours contracts. The bill, which is co-sponsored by a cross-party group of 23 MPs, is accompanied by evidence being published today by Feeding Britain, a charity set up by MPs and Peers …