Local News

More police for Barnet

Chipping Barnet MP Theresa Villiers welcomed news that an extra 1369 police officers have been recruited to fight crime in London.

The Metropolitan Police is the single biggest recipient within a total of 4,336 extra officers for forces across England and Wales.

Coronavirus lockdown update

Following the Prime Ministers announcement providing new advice on lockdown rules and guidance, Theresa Villiers has issued the following Covid information update:

April e-newsletter from Theresa Villiers MP

Welcome to my April e-newsletter in this sixth week of the coronavirus lockdown. The commitment people have shown to social distancing rules has had a big impact. It has prevented the NHS from being overwhelmed in the way that was feared.

Getting help for vulnerable people in Barnet during the Covid emergency

If you know someone who is having difficulty as a result of the Covid-19 lockdown, help and advice is available from Age UK and from Barnet Council using the following links and contact details:

Age UK Barnet

Age UK are the charity leading the volunteer effort in Barnet: