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Second EU Referendum debate

Mark Prisk MP asked Justine Greening about her views on a second EU referendum in the House of Commons - specifically about the claim that it will heal divisions within our society.

You can watch the video of the exchange by clicking HERE

Mark Opposes Quarry Appeal

Mark Prisk MP wrote to the Housing Secretary James Brokenshire to object to the appeal over Bengeo Quarry, and encouraged him to do the same.

Mark Launches Instagram Photo Competition

Mark Prisk MP has launched his inaugural local photo competition on Instagram.

Here's how to enter:

 

1. FOLLOW @MARK.PRISK ON INSTAGRAM

2. UPLOAD A PHOTO OF THE CONSTITUENCY IN WINTER

3.USE THE HASHTAG #MPWINTER18

 

A New Hospital in East Herts?

Mark Prisk MP wrote to the Secretary of State for Health regarding upgraded NHS services in the local area. Here is the content of the letter:

 

Mark's Statement on the Draft Brexit Agreement

I have now read the Withdrawal Agreement and the other documents concerning our future relationship with the EU. Whilst there are flaws in the Withdrawal Agreement, I believe that it offers the best way forward.

Mark Prisk MP celebrates UK Parliament Week

Mark Prisk MP teamed up with LEGO in the House of Commons to raise awareness about UK Parliament Week.

UK Parliament Week is an annual festival that engages people from across the UK with Parliament, explores what it means to them and empowers them to get involved.

Queen's Commonwealth Canopy

Mark Prisk MP has expressed his delight at having involved the local community in The Queen’s Commonwealth Canopy. In Early November Mark was joined by Bishop’s Stortford’s Mayor, councillors, and volunteers at the Southern Country Park to plant five saplings as part of the initiative.

Mark Prisk: the Agriculture Bill

 

Mark Prisk MP challenged the Secretary of State for DEFRA during the Agriculture Bill debate. He raised the competition domestic farmers and food producers face from inexpensive, low quality overseas goods.

The exchange was as follows:

Mark Prisk:

World's Biggest Coffee Morning

28 September marked MacMillan Cancer Support's World’s Biggest Coffee Morning. Since the coffee mornings started in 1990 they have raised over £200m for cancer care!

Blindfolded Walk with Guide Dogs UK

Mark joined the charity Guide Dogs in Hertford to learn more about the street hazards that affect partially sighted people.