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Toby with Megan Tinsley, from Chesterfield, who now plays for England under 17s

BLOG: England’s Lionesses Should Inspire Us for a Summer of Sport – and a Lasting Legacy in Women’s Football

The whole country was captivated by the Lionesses as they defied the odds and roared their way through to the semi-finals of the Women’s World Cup in Canada last month. England played some scintillating football with great team performances that saw them score some of the best goals in the competition and knock out the […]

Toby on the Gritstone Edge Walk near Baslow in the Peak District National Park

Blog: Celebrate ‘National Parks Week’ by visiting the Peak District

One of the delights of living in Chesterfield is the fact that the Peak District National Park is right on our doorstep. The Park has so many beautiful places, from the scenic majesty at Monsall Head or the Ladybower Dam, to the hidden wonder of the Blue John Cavern or the old cobbled streets of […]

Toby with Professor Rod Dubrow-Marshall, Vice Chancellor of the University of Derby, inside the old science lab at St Helena’s

Old girl’s school site sees University education on it’s way to Chesterfield

Toby Perkins MP today visited the site of the former St Helena’s Girls’ Grammar School to hear about The University of Derby’s plans to sympathetically re-develop the site and bring the old school back to active life.  The University will run engineering and nursing courses at the campus, building on the town’s industrial heritage and […]

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Statement on the Welfare Bill

Many local people have contacted Toby in recent days regarding the vote on the Welfare Bill on Monday night.  Below he blogs about the vote and how he voted. Understandably there has been considerable interest in the bill and what the response to it by Labour says about us as an opposition. Let me start […]

Toby Perkins MP with Young Enterprise winners from Brookfield Community School

News from Westminster: 19/6/2015

TORIES PREVENT 16 AND 17 YEAR OLDS FROM VOTING ON EU MEMBERSHIP This week MPs voted on whether to give 16 and 17 year olds the vote in the EU referendum. After we forced a vote on this issue, many Labour MPs made an impassioned and logical case for extending the franchise. If 16 and […]

Toby with Staff and People Supported outside Eastfields Mencap Centre in Duckmanton

Learning Disability Week

“If you find it difficult to have your voice heard then every single one of us should stand by you and make sure that it is” Toby Perkins MP, Mencap  #HearMyVoice campaign Toby Perkins MP marked Learning Disability Week by pledging to listen clearly to the voices of some of the 1.4 million people with […]

Toby with Megan Tinsley, from Chesterfield, who now plays for England under 17s

BLOG: England’s Lionesses Should Inspire Us for a Summer of Sport – and a Lasting Legacy in Women’s Football

04 August 2015

The whole country was captivated by the Lionesses as they defied the odds and roared their way through to the semi-finals of the Women’s World Cup in Canada last month. England played some scintillating football with great team performances that saw them score some of the best goals in the competition and knock out the […]

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Toby on the Gritstone Edge Walk near Baslow in the Peak District National Park

Blog: Celebrate ‘National Parks Week’ by visiting the Peak District

27 July 2015

One of the delights of living in Chesterfield is the fact that the Peak District National Park is right on our doorstep. The Park has so many beautiful places, from the scenic majesty at Monsall Head or the Ladybower Dam, to the hidden wonder of the Blue John Cavern or the old cobbled streets of […]

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Toby with Professor Rod Dubrow-Marshall, Vice Chancellor of the University of Derby, inside the old science lab at St Helena’s

Old girl’s school site sees University education on it’s way to Chesterfield

24 July 2015

Toby Perkins MP today visited the site of the former St Helena’s Girls’ Grammar School to hear about The University of Derby’s plans to sympathetically re-develop the site and bring the old school back to active life.  The University will run engineering and nursing courses at the campus, building on the town’s industrial heritage and […]

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Statement on the Welfare Bill

22 July 2015

Many local people have contacted Toby in recent days regarding the vote on the Welfare Bill on Monday night.  Below he blogs about the vote and how he voted. Understandably there has been considerable interest in the bill and what the response to it by Labour says about us as an opposition. Let me start […]

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Toby Perkins MP with Young Enterprise winners from Brookfield Community School

News from Westminster: 19/6/2015

22 June 2015

TORIES PREVENT 16 AND 17 YEAR OLDS FROM VOTING ON EU MEMBERSHIP This week MPs voted on whether to give 16 and 17 year olds the vote in the EU referendum. After we forced a vote on this issue, many Labour MPs made an impassioned and logical case for extending the franchise. If 16 and […]

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Toby with Staff and People Supported outside Eastfields Mencap Centre in Duckmanton

Learning Disability Week

22 June 2015

“If you find it difficult to have your voice heard then every single one of us should stand by you and make sure that it is” Toby Perkins MP, Mencap  #HearMyVoice campaign Toby Perkins MP marked Learning Disability Week by pledging to listen clearly to the voices of some of the 1.4 million people with […]

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Toby Perkins MP with Helen Weston, County Team Leader for Derbyshire Carers Association, and carers from Chesterfield

Chesterfield MP: “We need to care more about our carers”

15 June 2015

Chesterfield MP Toby Perkins had a strong message about the importance of valuing carers when he attended a training event organised by the Derbyshire Carers Association as part of National Carer’s Week. Carers Week is a national annual campaign to raise awareness of caring, highlight the challenges carers face and recognise the contribution they make […]

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Further upheaval at Holywell Medical Group

12 May 2015

Last night, we were informed that the much troubled Holywell Medical Group had informed the North Derbyshire Clinical Commissioning Group that their financial problems meant that they would cease providing a service from Thursday of this week. Service problems have been ongoing for some time, but the extent to which the practice has been relying […]

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Welcome

I am Toby Perkins, Labour's Member of Parliament for Chesterfield. If you would like to get in touch with me, my office is open and can be reached by phone on 01246 386 286. I also hold regular surgeries in Chesterfield and Staveley so that constituents can meet me and I can take up their concerns. If you would like to make an appointment then please do contact my office. Thank you for visiting.

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