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Campaign to save Greek A Level

Theresa Villiers, MP for Chipping Barnet, has started a campaign to save the A level in Greek and stop it from being abolished by Edexcel (who set exams). She also believes it is very important to retain A levels in other languages, such as Turkish and Polish, which face the threat of abolition from the OCR exam board.

Changes to Police Safer Neighbourhood Teams in Barnet welcomed

Theresa Villiers, newly re-elected MP for Chipping Barnet, has welcomed changes in the way Barnet's ward based Safer Neighbourhood Police Teams (SNT) will operate. These changes follow a review set up by the Commissioner of the Metropolitan Police, Sir Bernard Hogan-Howe. Theresa was briefed on the changes at a meeting of the Underhill Ward Community Action Panel (CAP) meeting on Friday, which took place at Barnet Police Station.

Villiers appointed to Cameron's new Cabinet

Theresa Villiers has been appointed to David Cameron's new Cabinet, continuing in her role as Secretary of State for Northern Ireland. David Cameron gave her the news at a meeting in Number 10 Downing Street on Monday and the Cabinet met for the first time on Tuesday.

Theresa Villiers re-elected as MP for Chipping Barnet

In the early hours of this morning, Theresa Villiers was re-elected to the House of Commons as MP for Chipping Barnet with a majority of 7656 votes. The count for all three parliamentary constituencies in the borough of Barnet took place at Allianz Park. Theresa has issued the following statement:

Championing the NHS in Barnet

As general election day gets closer, Theresa Villiers, Conservative Parliamentary Candidate for Chipping Barnet has posted the following article setting out her views on key issues relating to the NHS.

Conservatives welcome meeting between Cypriot leaders

Theresa Villiers, Conservative parliamentary candidate for Chipping Barnet has welcomed the news that President Anastasiades and the newly elected Turkish Cypriot leader Mustafa Akinzi will meet on Saturday. 

Supporting small business and local high streets

Supporting small businesses in Chipping Barnet has always been a high priority for Theresa Villiers during the 10 years she was the MP for the area. She would continue to campaign to support local businesses and high streets if she is re-elected next week. That includes fighting for better broadband for Barnet. Here is an update on what a Conservative Government would do to support small businesses.

Villiers keeps up the pressure to reopen East Barnet Health Centre

Theresa Villiers, Conservative Candidate for Chipping Barnet, continues to push NHS Property Services (NHSPS) to keep them on track to get East Barnet Health centre reopened. The latest news is that the refurbishment works are well underway and NHSPS still expect them to be completed on time for the end of September or early October.