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Mark Prisk meets with the Rail Minister

Local MPs have met with the Rail Minister Paul Maynard to lobby the Government about the possible loss of the train service between Hertford North & Stevenage for up to seven years.

Mark welcomes GSK boost for Ware

Mark Prisk MP has welcomed the announcement from GSK that it is to invest an extra £35m at Ware, Hertfordshire, in its manufacturing capability. This comes on top of £74m announced last year.

Mark Prisk pledges to help beat cancer sooner

Mark Prisk has committed his support to help Cancer Research UK save more lives in his constituency and across the UK.

The MP attended a parliamentary event held by Cancer Research UK in Westminster last week to find out how he can keep cancer at the top of the new Parliament’s agenda.

United Against Dementia in Parliament

Last week Mark Prisk attended an Alzheimer’s Society event for parliamentarians to learn more about the issues affecting people with dementia. There are 850,000 people living with dementia in the UK and it is the 21st Century’s biggest killer.

Fanshawe Pool and Gym

I am very concerned about the possible closure of this facility, which is owned by Chauncey School and jointly managed with East Herts Council. I have written to them both to call on them to meet and to work out how they might run this facility in the future.

Mark Prisk attends Carers Week event

Mark Prisk attended a Carers Week speed networking event with carers and charities in Westminster, pledging his support to unpaid carers locally.

Mark welcomes rights for EU citizens in UK

Mark Prisk MP has welcomed the Government's plans for enabling EU citizens to stay in the UK  after Brexit. The proposals have been submitted to the EU and would ensure those already here for five years or more would keep all their existing rights.

Prisk welcomes new NHS money

Mark Prisk, MP for Hertford & Stortford, has welcomed a £600,000 investment to improve primary care at the Lister Hospital, Stevenage. The new project is part of a £100 million plan for the NHS to improve access to primary care across the country.

Mark Prisk: Honoured to be re-elected

Mark Prisk has been re-elected as the MP for Hertford & Stortford. He secured over 36,000 votes with a majority over Labour of 19,000.