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The sooner we can get control for planning and transport devolved from Whitehall to the local area the better , says Toby Perkins MP Toby pictured with Denise Hawksworth, Centre Manager, and Jim Savage, Chairman, with their award for 'Chesterfield Volunteer Organisation of the Year' Toby having lunch with staff and residents Toby Perkins MP with Claire Bond, Matron, and Jake Oakley, Ophthalmic Photographer, at Chesterfield Royal Hospital’s ophthalmology department Toby in Chez Toby with work experience student, Evelina Griniute
 
The sooner we can get control for planning and transport devolved from Whitehall to the local area the better , says Toby Perkins MP

Statement on the Labour leadership election

It has been a very difficult summer for the Labour Party, I congratulate Jeremy Corbyn on his victory in the leadership contest. There is now a real need for the party to come together and for all sides to aim to heal the wounds that now exist. I urge all Members to stay with the […]

Toby pictured with Denise Hawksworth, Centre Manager, and Jim Savage, Chairman, with their award for 'Chesterfield Volunteer Organisation of the Year'

Local charity continues to bring hope to many, say Chesterfield MP

An award winning local charity which supports people battling alcohol and substance addictions won the praise of Chesterfield MP, Toby Perkins on a recent visit. Toby attended a service user brunch session at the Hope Springs Recovery Centre at Springwell House on Newbold Road and met with volunteers and service users to hear about the […]

Toby having lunch with staff and residents

MP backs ‘Support Supported Housing’ plea

The sustainability of Housing projects for vulnerable young adults could be at risk if Government changes to housing benefit go through, Chesterfield MP Toby Perkins was warned this week. He met with staff and residents at the new Action service on Highfield Road, which provides accommodation for homeless and vulnerable young people. The changes would […]

Toby Perkins MP with Claire Bond, Matron, and Jake Oakley, Ophthalmic Photographer, at Chesterfield Royal Hospital’s ophthalmology department

Chesterfield MP takes a look at local eye care services

The hard work and dedication of hospital staff and the pressure on Health services was on the agenda when Chesterfield’s ophthalmology department had a visit from their local MP. Chesterfield MP, Toby Perkins, met staff and patients at the Ophthalmology department at Chesterfield Royal Hospital to learn about the provision of emergency eye care and […]

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Toby Perkins MP reiterates: “there is no proposal to merge Chesterfield into Sheffield”

Many of my constituents have contacted me concerning Chesterfield being included in the Sheffield City Region Mayoral Regeneration proposal. I would like to explain what exactly is proposed and why I suspect that supporting this proposal is in Chesterfield’s best interests. The fact that I believe it may be in the best interests of the […]

Toby with work experience student, Evelina Griniute

GUEST BLOG: Evelina Griniute, student at St. Mary’s Catholic High School, gives her view on the EU Referendum result

My name is Evelina and I am currently completing my work experience placement at the Toby Perkins’ Constituency Office. I am a Year 10 student at St. Mary’s Catholic High School who studies Geography, History, German and Latin, in addition to my mandatory subjects, as humanities and languages are what I find most interesting. I […]

The sooner we can get control for planning and transport devolved from Whitehall to the local area the better , says Toby Perkins MP

Statement on the Labour leadership election

26 September 2016

It has been a very difficult summer for the Labour Party, I congratulate Jeremy Corbyn on his victory in the leadership contest. There is now a real need for the party to come together and for all sides to aim to heal the wounds that now exist. I urge all Members to stay with the […]

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MPs stand out in pink for families affected by breast cancer

20 September 2016

Toby Perkins MP wears it pink in Parliament in aid of Breast Cancer Now   Toby Perkins, MP for Chesterfield, has shown support for women affected by breast cancer by dressing up in pink and encouraging their constituents to take part in the UK’s biggest, brightest and pinkest fundraiser, wear it pink, on Friday 21 […]

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Defence Equipment: My Letter to Harriett Baldwin MP

16 September 2016

As a former Labour frontbencher I’m used to Tory Ministers playing fast and loose with truth. But imagine my dismay when the newly appointed junior Defence Minister, Harriett Baldwin MP, declared from the despatch box on Monday that “We [the Government] are in the process of providing our armed forces with more ships, more aircraft […]

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Toby Perkins MP pledges support for ‘groundbreaking’ new asthma research roadmap

Toby Perkins MP pledges support for ‘groundbreaking’ new asthma research roadmap

08 September 2016

Toby Perkins, MP for Chesterfield, has pledged his support for a groundbreaking asthma research roadmap which sets out priorities to revolutionise diagnosis, treatment and care for the millions of people living with the condition.   There are 19,253 people with asthma in Mr Perkins’ local health area, with 1 in 11 people living with the […]

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Toby pictured with Denise Hawksworth, Centre Manager, and Jim Savage, Chairman, with their award for 'Chesterfield Volunteer Organisation of the Year'

Local charity continues to bring hope to many, say Chesterfield MP

07 September 2016

An award winning local charity which supports people battling alcohol and substance addictions won the praise of Chesterfield MP, Toby Perkins on a recent visit. Toby attended a service user brunch session at the Hope Springs Recovery Centre at Springwell House on Newbold Road and met with volunteers and service users to hear about the […]

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Toby having lunch with staff and residents

MP backs ‘Support Supported Housing’ plea

07 September 2016

The sustainability of Housing projects for vulnerable young adults could be at risk if Government changes to housing benefit go through, Chesterfield MP Toby Perkins was warned this week. He met with staff and residents at the new Action service on Highfield Road, which provides accommodation for homeless and vulnerable young people. The changes would […]

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Toby Perkins MP with Claire Bond, Matron, and Jake Oakley, Ophthalmic Photographer, at Chesterfield Royal Hospital’s ophthalmology department

Chesterfield MP takes a look at local eye care services

06 September 2016

The hard work and dedication of hospital staff and the pressure on Health services was on the agenda when Chesterfield’s ophthalmology department had a visit from their local MP. Chesterfield MP, Toby Perkins, met staff and patients at the Ophthalmology department at Chesterfield Royal Hospital to learn about the provision of emergency eye care and […]

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Toby Perkins MP reiterates: “there is no proposal to merge Chesterfield into Sheffield”

04 August 2016

Many of my constituents have contacted me concerning Chesterfield being included in the Sheffield City Region Mayoral Regeneration proposal. I would like to explain what exactly is proposed and why I suspect that supporting this proposal is in Chesterfield’s best interests. The fact that I believe it may be in the best interests of the […]

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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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