Westminster News

VILLIERS WELCOMES ACTION TO STOP 'GARDEN GRABBING' IN BARNET

Theresa Villiers, Member of Parliament for Chipping Barnet, has welcomed the announcement by the Conservative Communities Minister, Greg Clark, to increase planning protection for gardens and scrap Labour's housing density targets. Instead, local councils across London will be given more power over which developments GET the go ahead in their borough.

VILLIERS CALLS FOR EXTRA POLICE VIGILANCE ON ANTI-SEMITISM FOLLOWING GAZA CRISIS

MP for Chipping Barnet, Theresa Villiers, has been in touch with the Barnet Borough Police Commander's office to urge them to step up their vigilance on anti-semitic attacks. Speaking to Neil Seabridge, who is deputising for Borough Commander, Neil Basu, Theresa emphasised the importance of focusing efforts on this type of crime at a time when media controversy has arisen in relation to the Gaza blockade.