Local MP receives knighthood

Hemel Hempstead MP, Mike Penning, has responded to this afternoon’s announcement that he has been awarded a Knighthood by Her Majesty the Queen.

Mike Penning wears it pink for breast cancer fundraiser

Hemel Hempstead’s Member of Parliament, Mike Penning, has dressed in pink to lend his support to Breast Cancer Now’s flagship fundraiser, wear it pink, which will see thousands of people across the UK adding a splash of pink to their outfits on Friday 20 October and raise vital funds for breast c

MP convenes site meeting at High Street Green sinkhole

Local MP Mike Penning convened an urgent on-site meeting to discuss proposals for dealing with the sinkhole in High Street Green.


Herts County Council, Dacorum Borough Council, Thames Water, local councillor William Wyatt-Lowe and a number of residents attended the meeting.

Mike Penning thanks the voters of Hemel Hempstead as he is elected for the fourth time

Conservative candidate Mike Penning has thanked the people of the Hemel Hempstead constituency for electing him for the fourth time to serve as their Member of Parliament.

Mike won the seat with 28,735 votes – 55% of the votes cast.

Speaking this morning, Mike said:
“It is very humbling and a great honour to have been elected with such a large share of the vote.

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.