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Labour ramps up pressure on government over late payment

Today (3 March 2015) in the House of Lords, Labour will again give the two governing parties the chance to back tough action to support small businesses who are victims of late payments. Last week, following pressure from Labour, the government took some limited steps to improve the Prompt Payment Code to ensure that signatories […]

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BLOG: Young people are being failed by this government, especially over tuition fees

Young people in Chesterfield have been betrayed by the Tory and Lib Dem government. From the closing of sure start centres and the trebling of tuition fees through to declining training opportunities and rising housing costs. No generation has been dealt as bad a hand by their government as young people today. We should be investing […]

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Just announced: Labour will cut tuition fees

Today Ed Miliband sets out the true cost of the Government’s disastrous tuition fees policy which has not only burdened graduates with debts unimaginable for previous generations – but the taxpayer with billions of pounds more in national debt. In a speech in Leeds, he warned that young people have been betrayed by this Government from […]

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David Cameron’s net migration target is in tatters

New figures published today show that net migration has reached 298,000 – 54,000 higher than the level it was when David Cameron came to office. David Cameron promised “no ifs, no buts” he would meet this net migration target yet today’s figures are over three times the level he promised. He chose this target and […]

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Today’s news from Westminster

David Cameron refuses to act on MPs’ second jobs At Prime Minister’s Questions today, Ed Miliband challenged David Cameron six times to take action to end MPs’ second jobs – and six times he refused to say he would. The House of Commons will vote later today on Labour’s proposal that MPs should be barred […]

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Labour’s Plan to Protect Animals

Chesterfield’s MP, Toby Perkins, cares passionately about animal welfare. As Toby explains: “Since I was elected in 2010 I have also personally been involved in campaigns to support animal welfare, I spoke and voted against the badger cull and questioned DEFRA on their disastrous plan to kill buzzards to protect pheasant shoots.” The last Labour […]

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Labour ramps up pressure on government over late payment

03 March 2015

Today (3 March 2015) in the House of Lords, Labour will again give the two governing parties the chance to back tough action to support small businesses who are victims of late payments. Last week, following pressure from Labour, the government took some limited steps to improve the Prompt Payment Code to ensure that signatories […]

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BLOG: Young people are being failed by this government, especially over tuition fees

27 February 2015

Young people in Chesterfield have been betrayed by the Tory and Lib Dem government. From the closing of sure start centres and the trebling of tuition fees through to declining training opportunities and rising housing costs. No generation has been dealt as bad a hand by their government as young people today. We should be investing […]

Read the full story

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Just announced: Labour will cut tuition fees

27 February 2015

Today Ed Miliband sets out the true cost of the Government’s disastrous tuition fees policy which has not only burdened graduates with debts unimaginable for previous generations – but the taxpayer with billions of pounds more in national debt. In a speech in Leeds, he warned that young people have been betrayed by this Government from […]

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David Cameron’s net migration target is in tatters

26 February 2015

New figures published today show that net migration has reached 298,000 – 54,000 higher than the level it was when David Cameron came to office. David Cameron promised “no ifs, no buts” he would meet this net migration target yet today’s figures are over three times the level he promised. He chose this target and […]

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Today’s news from Westminster

25 February 2015

David Cameron refuses to act on MPs’ second jobs At Prime Minister’s Questions today, Ed Miliband challenged David Cameron six times to take action to end MPs’ second jobs – and six times he refused to say he would. The House of Commons will vote later today on Labour’s proposal that MPs should be barred […]

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Labour’s Plan to Protect Animals

19 February 2015

Chesterfield’s MP, Toby Perkins, cares passionately about animal welfare. As Toby explains: “Since I was elected in 2010 I have also personally been involved in campaigns to support animal welfare, I spoke and voted against the badger cull and questioned DEFRA on their disastrous plan to kill buzzards to protect pheasant shoots.” The last Labour […]

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BLOG: A Better Plan for Britain’s Prosperity

19 February 2015

On Monday Ed Miliband launched Labour’s new industrial strategy, called A Better Plan for Britain’s Prosperity.  This document makes it clear that voters in May will have a clear choice between competing visions about how our economy can be successful in the twenty first century. The Tories are committed to continue with their failing plan, […]

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Chesterfield family address influential audience about the importance of children’s organ donation

11 February 2015

This week, the Binghams, a local family from Newbold, where invited to Parliament by their local MP Toby Perkins to politicians, charity organisers and NHS policy makers about the importance of children’s organ donation. Freya Bingham, 5 from Newbold, was born with a rare heart condition and required a transplant.  Due to a shortage of […]

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I am Toby Perkins, Labour's Member of Parliament for Chesterfield. I was elected on May 6th 2010.

I hold regular surgeries in Chesterfield and Staveley so that constituents can meet me and I can take up their concerns. If you want to make an appointment, then please contact my office.

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