Local MP welcomes extension of GTR’s compensation scheme

Theresa Villiers MP for Chipping Barnet has welcomed the decision by Govia Thameslink Railway (GTR) to extend its compensation scheme for Great Northern passengers most affected by disruption which occurred after the introduction of the May timetable.

Pankhurst Party to celebrate votes for women

The borough of Barnet celebrated the birthday of Emmeline Pankhurst this year in order to mark a 100 years since the extension of the franchise to women in 1918. The event was presided over by the Mayor of Barnet and organised by Anjantha Tennakoon of the Conservative Women's Organisation.

Villiers wishes the NHS a Happy 70th Birthday

Looking ahead to the 70th anniversary of the founding of the NHS which takes place on Thursday, Chipping Barnet MP Theresa Villiers has wished the NHS a Happy Birthday and set out some healthcare priorities for the future.

Barnet celebrates Armed Forces Day weekend

Chipping Barnet MP Theresa Villiers attended an Armed Forces Day parade at the weekend to show her support for service personnel past and present.

The Barnet Council-organised event outside Hendon Town Hall on Sunday was presided over by the Mayor Reuben Thompstone.