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Work begins on fibre broadband upgrade for High Barnet and Underhill

The Rt Hon Theresa Villiers, Member of Parliament for Chipping Barnet, has welcomed the news that work is scheduled to begin next week on Virgin Media’s Project Lightning broadband upgrade to Barnet. Homes in some areas may begin receiving the service as early as summer 2017. 

Villiers speaks up in Parliament on animal welfare

At Prime Minister's Questions on Wednesday 8th May 2017, Chipping Barnet MP Theresa Villiers spoke about how, as we take back control over our own laws, Brexit offers a key opportunity to strengthen our animal welfare legislation:

Theresa takes questions on Trump from Pavilion students

Theresa Villiers, MP for Chipping Barnet, met students and teachers at The Pavilion on Friday. The school, whose motto is ‘Education is Freedom’, is a pupil referral unit which teaches young people who, for a range of different reasons, are not able to take part in mainstream education.

MP takes part in 'Visit My Mosque'

The Rt Hon Theresa Villiers, Member of Parliament for Chipping Barnet, took part this weekend in the nationwide ‘Visit My Mosque’ project, meeting members of the community at the North Finchley mosque on Sunday 5th.

Barnet commemorates Holocaust Memorial Day

Theresa Villiers, Member of Parliament for Chipping Barnet, joined residents, Barnet school children, Barnet councillors and her colleagues Mike Freer and Matthew Offord at the borough’s annual commemoration of Holocaust Memorial Day.

Improving animal welfare in farming

Improving animal welfare in farming is on the agenda in Parliament, thanks to a debate tabled by Theresa Villiers, MP for Chipping Barnet.

Villiers signs Holocaust Memorial Day Book of Commitment

In the run-up to Holocaust Memorial Day 2017, Chipping Barnet MP Theresa Villiers has signed a Book of Commitment set up in the House of Commons to honour those who died in the Holocaust, and pay tribute to those who survived.

MP joins Pongal celebrations with the Tamil community

Theresa Villiers, Member of Parliament for Chipping Barnet, has sent her best wishes to her Tamil constituents as they celebrate the Pongal harvest festival, and issued a message of support for a fair and just political settlement in Sri Lanka. On Saturday, Theresa joined members of the Tamil community as they celebrated Pongal at the Hindu Murugan Temple in Archway.