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.

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.

Holocaust Memorial Day

Mike Penning, Member of Parliament for Hemel Hempstead, has signed the Holocaust Educational Trust’s Book of Commitment and in doing so pledged his commitment to Holocaust Memorial Day.