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Herts County Council Elections

No change in Dacorum. Congratulations to our returning and new County Councillors and thank you to those who helped in the campaign and to everyone who supported our candidates.

Mike Penning backs PM on General Election announcement

Mike Penning is backing Prime Minister Theresa May on her announcement that she plans to call a snap General Election on 8th June.

Mike said:
“This is absolutely the right thing and I fully support the Prime Minister’s decision to go for a General Election.

Mike Penning welcomes triggering of Article 50

Mike Penning has welcomed the announcement that the Prime Minister has formally written to the EU triggering Article 50 to start the process of Britain leaving the EU.

Mike Penning welcomes Harvester parking resolution

Mike Penning has welcomed confirmation from The Mallard Harvester’s owners, Mitchell & Butlers, that customers who wrongly received fines after using the car park last year will not be pursued for payment.

Vote David Lloyd for Police & Crime Commissioner

I was elected as Hertfordshire’s first police and crime commissioner in 2012 and I am pleased with what has been achieved so far.  In Hertfordshire crime is low and satisfaction with policing is high. If I am re-elected I intend make sure it stays that way.

Mike Penning on VJ Day

Mike Penning joins veterans to commemorate VJ Day and remember those who served in the Far East in WW2.

Happy at Home survey

Hemel Hempstead Member of Parliament, The Rt Hon Mike Penning MP, has expressed his delight that Hemel Hempstead has been voted the 8th happiest place in the UK in Rightmove’s ‘Happy at Home’ survey.

Mike Penning presents Veterans Badges

Hemel Hempstead Member of Parliament, The Rt Hon Mike Penning MP, presented veterans badges to six men and one woman who have served in HM Forces at a ceremony held in the Garden Room at The Bury in Queensway.

New job figures

Mike Penning MP welcomes new jobs figures which mean more security for families in Dacorum.