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.

Privacy notices - GDPR

The following two privacy notices cover firstly, information collected by Theresa Villiers in her capacity as Member of Parliament for Chipping Barnet, and, secondly, information she has collected in a political capacity.

Happy Vaisakhi

Theresa Villiers, MP for Chipping Barnet, has issued this following Vaisakhi message:

"A very Happy Vaisakhi and Happy New Year to my Sikh constituents and the whole of London’s Sikh community.

Puthandu Vazthukal and Happy New Year to the Tamil community

Theresa Villiers MP has sent her Tamil constituents her best wishes for Puthandu today. In her Tamil New Year message, Theresa said:

"Puthandu Vazthukal to all my Tamil constituents who are celebrating Tamil New Year this weekend.

Ban on live animal exports moves a step closer

Following discussions with DEFRA Secretary of State, Michael Gove, Theresa Villiers has welcomed progress in her campaign to ban live animal exports, with confirmation that the Government is seriously considering a ban.

Statement on Article 13 of the Lisbon Treaty on animal sentience

Thank you to everyone who has emailed me or posted comments on my Facebook page regarding the proposal to amend the EU (Withdrawal Bill) by inserting a New Clause 30 on the transfer into UK law of the EU Protocol on animal sentience in Article 13 of the Lisbon Treaty.