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Toby Perkins MP with Dan Pescod RNIB Head of Policy and Campaigns at parliamentary reception about delayed and missed follow up appointments in eye clinics Toby Perkins MP with Pam Bond, Integrated Youth Support Officer at Derbyshire County Council Q&A at Parkside Community School Toby with Rachel Gray (Branch Manager), Peter Cashford (Chair) and trustee, Martin Thacker. Toby with Tesco staff and Usdaw organisers Toby with his constituent, Lauren Clarke
 
Toby Perkins MP with Dan Pescod RNIB Head of Policy and Campaigns at parliamentary reception about delayed and missed follow up appointments in eye clinics

Toby Perkins MP urges eye clinics not to cancel constituents’ appointments

Toby Perkins, MP for Chesterfield, recently attended RNIB’s (Royal National Institute of Blind People) parliamentary reception to find out if time is running out for his constituents with conditions that can lead to sight loss. RNIB is campaigning for patients to be seen by eye clinics in the time advised by their consultant, and for […]

Toby Perkins MP with Pam Bond, Integrated Youth Support Officer at Derbyshire County Council

MP backs ‘arts for all’ project

Toby Perkins MP used a recent visit to the Donut Creative Arts Studios (DCAS) in his constituency of Chesterfield to urge Derbyshire residents to make the most of local facilities. Toby said, “In these times of increased pressure on local authority budgets due to cuts by central government, every service needs to be used to […]

Q&A at Parkside Community School

Chesterfield MP celebrates Parliament Week with local schools

Students from three Chesterfield schools got the chance to grill Toby Perkins MP on all things political and his life as an MP as part of UK Parliament Week. Parliament Week is a programme of events and activities run every November that connects people with the UK Parliament and increases awareness of how our democracy […]

Toby with Rachel Gray (Branch Manager), Peter Cashford (Chair) and trustee, Martin Thacker.

MP sees ‘woof’ draft of plans for new RSPCA animal centre in Chesterfield

The Chesterfield RSPCA have developed exciting proposals to redevelop their animal centre on Spital Lane in Hady and invited Toby Perkins MP along to see their plans. The current animal centre was built in the 1960s and is in desperate need of refurbishment. The centre takes in hundreds of cats, dogs, rabbits and other small […]

Toby with Tesco staff and Usdaw organisers

MP backs campaign to protect shopworkers from abuse

Toby Perkins, MP for Chesterfield, backed the ‘Freedom from Fear’ campaign, led by shopworkers’ union USDAW, calling for an end to abuse in the workplace. Toby joined staff, shop stewards and Usdaw organisers at the Tesco superstore on Lockoford Lane in Chesterfield to raise awareness about the unacceptable abuse and violence that is often directed […]

Toby with his constituent, Lauren Clarke

Toby Perkins MP calls for an urgent investigation into Tax Credits chaos

Chesterfield MP Toby Perkins has demanded a government investigation after hundreds of families in Derbyshire had their Tax Credits payments wrongly suspended. Concentrix, the company contracted by the Government to investigate fraud and error in the Tax Credit system, had their contract withdrawn after wrongly withdrawing hundreds of claims. This week Toby Perkins has demanded […]

Toby Perkins MP with Dan Pescod RNIB Head of Policy and Campaigns at parliamentary reception about delayed and missed follow up appointments in eye clinics

Toby Perkins MP urges eye clinics not to cancel constituents’ appointments

06 December 2016

Toby Perkins, MP for Chesterfield, recently attended RNIB’s (Royal National Institute of Blind People) parliamentary reception to find out if time is running out for his constituents with conditions that can lead to sight loss. RNIB is campaigning for patients to be seen by eye clinics in the time advised by their consultant, and for […]

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Toby Perkins MP with Pam Bond, Integrated Youth Support Officer at Derbyshire County Council

MP backs ‘arts for all’ project

28 November 2016

Toby Perkins MP used a recent visit to the Donut Creative Arts Studios (DCAS) in his constituency of Chesterfield to urge Derbyshire residents to make the most of local facilities. Toby said, “In these times of increased pressure on local authority budgets due to cuts by central government, every service needs to be used to […]

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Q&A at Parkside Community School

Chesterfield MP celebrates Parliament Week with local schools

28 November 2016

Students from three Chesterfield schools got the chance to grill Toby Perkins MP on all things political and his life as an MP as part of UK Parliament Week. Parliament Week is a programme of events and activities run every November that connects people with the UK Parliament and increases awareness of how our democracy […]

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Toby with Rachel Gray (Branch Manager), Peter Cashford (Chair) and trustee, Martin Thacker.

MP sees ‘woof’ draft of plans for new RSPCA animal centre in Chesterfield

28 November 2016

The Chesterfield RSPCA have developed exciting proposals to redevelop their animal centre on Spital Lane in Hady and invited Toby Perkins MP along to see their plans. The current animal centre was built in the 1960s and is in desperate need of refurbishment. The centre takes in hundreds of cats, dogs, rabbits and other small […]

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Toby with Tesco staff and Usdaw organisers

MP backs campaign to protect shopworkers from abuse

28 November 2016

Toby Perkins, MP for Chesterfield, backed the ‘Freedom from Fear’ campaign, led by shopworkers’ union USDAW, calling for an end to abuse in the workplace. Toby joined staff, shop stewards and Usdaw organisers at the Tesco superstore on Lockoford Lane in Chesterfield to raise awareness about the unacceptable abuse and violence that is often directed […]

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Over 40,000 in Chesterfield can save hundreds of pounds on energy

22 November 2016

Toby Perkins backs the Energy Switch Guarantee, an industry initiative to make switching supplier simpler, quicker and safer.   More than 84% of households in Chesterfield are missing out on hundreds of pounds of energy savings that can be made by switching energy provider.   The Energy Switch Guarantee – launched in June – is […]

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Toby with his constituent, Lauren Clarke

Toby Perkins MP calls for an urgent investigation into Tax Credits chaos

07 November 2016

Chesterfield MP Toby Perkins has demanded a government investigation after hundreds of families in Derbyshire had their Tax Credits payments wrongly suspended. Concentrix, the company contracted by the Government to investigate fraud and error in the Tax Credit system, had their contract withdrawn after wrongly withdrawing hundreds of claims. This week Toby Perkins has demanded […]

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GUEST BLOG: Chesterfield Resident, Charles R. Smith MBE

17 October 2016

Dear Editor, During my 96 years I have heard many new Prime Ministers making promises on what they will do. Theresa May claims she will look after the working class. I shall test this by her actions. First; many workers get no pensions or sick pay from their employers. I have a friend who was […]

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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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Tel: 01246 386286
Email: toby.perkins.mp@parliament.uk
Post: 113 Saltergate, Chesterfield, S40 1NF

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