News

26th January 2015

Ed Miliband’s Homes Tax would have far-reaching consequences and hurt people who have worked hard and done the right thing. Senior figures within the Labour Party have been lining up to criticise the proposal.

26th January 2015

A new milestone has been reached with the UK unemployment rate falling below 6% for the first time in 6 years.

The number of people claiming Jobseeker’s Allowance or not in employment and claiming Universal Credit decreased by 26,800 between November and December 2014, to 886,200. This means that the unemployment rate has now fallen to 5.8 per cent, the lowest since Summer 2008.

26th January 2015

Greg Hands MP has welcomed new figures that show the Government’s Start-Up Loans Scheme has helped 78 people in Chelsea and Fulham set up their own business – helping to provide growth and jobs for hardworking families across Britain.

18th January 2015

The Prime Minister called the bluff of Andrew Slaughter, Labour MP for Hammersmith, for “spreading disinformation” about Charing Cross Hospital, during a session of Prime Minister’s Questions (PMQs) this week in the House of Commons.

18th January 2015

Chelsea and Fulham MP, Greg Hands, is urging local residents not to miss out on a chance to voice their opinions on the proposals for a new storm relief sewer - a proposed £280 million scheme designed to protect properties in the Counters Creek catchment area from the misery of sewer flooding.

18th January 2015

Chelsea and Fulham MP, Greg Hands, is warning his constituents that a future Labour Government would raise taxes on families and workers following admissions by the Labour leader Ed Miliband.

18th January 2015

Local MP Greg Hands is welcoming the improvement in standards at a local school which, after being put in special measure by Ofsted in October, has become an academy.

22nd December 2014

Greg Hands M.P. would like to wish all Chelsea and Fulham residents a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year.

Photo - The Chapel at Brompton Cemetery in the snow, by Greg Hands.

22nd December 2014

Patients in Hammersmith and Fulham will now be able to access GP services 7 days a week, thanks to a new service launched by NHS Hammersmith and Fulham Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG).

22nd December 2014

New figures from the Office for National Statistics show there are now 1.75 million more people in work than at the last election, and wages are rising above inflation, signifying a major moment in the British economic recovery.

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