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Criminal Finances Bill

Sir Edward Garnier, MP for Harborough, Oadby and Wigston, spoke during the debate on the Report stage of the Criminal Finances Bill on Tuesday 21 February. The Bill has passed all its Commons stages and will now be considered by the House of Lords. 

 

Cultural Property (Armed Conflicts) Bill

Sir Edward Garnier, MP for Harborough, Oadby and Wigston, spoke during the debate on the Report and Third Reading stages of the Cultural Property (Armed Conflicts) Bill. The Bill was passed on Monday, 20 February 2017, without amendment.

 

Sir Edward Garnier (Harborough) (Con)

Glenfield Petition Presentation and Consultation Launch

Sir Edward Garnier, MP for Harborough, Oadby and Wigston with other Leicestershire MPs (Nicky Morgan MP (Con) Loughborough, Liz Kendall MP (Lab) Leicester West, Keith Vaz MP (Lab) Leicester East and Edward Argar MP (Con) Charnwood) and hospital campaigners presented the petition against the closu

Edward Garnier supports Sexual Offences (Amendment) Bill

Sir Edward Garnier, MP for Harborough, Oadby and Wigston supports the Sexual Offences (Amendment) Bill presented by Liz Saville Roberts (Dwyfor Meirionnydd) (PC) in the Commons on Wednesday 8 February.

The second reading of the Bill will take place on Friday 24 March.

Edward Garnier’s Speech on the Serious Fraud Office

Sir Edward Garnier, MP for Harborough, Oadby and Wigston spoke during the Westminster Hall debate on the Serious Fraud Office on Tuesday 7 February.

Sir Edward Garnier (Harborough) (Con)

Public consultation on proposed new approach to highways maintenance

Sir Edward Garnier, MP for Harborough, Oadby and Wigston, has received the following email from Leicestershire County Council:

 

Date: Monday, 30 January 2017 15:46
Subject: Have your say - how Leicestershire's roads, pavements and verges could be managed in the future

Oadby Mosque Open day

Oadby Mosque will be hosting a Mosque open day on Sunday 5 February from 12pm – 5pm. at Oadby Centre Mosque, Sandhurst Street, Oadby, LE2 5AR.

Unemployment figures for December 2016.

The total number of unemployed claimants in Harborough constituency in December 2016 was 420. This represents a rate of 0.8 percent of the economically active population aged 16-64, the 597th highest of the 650 UK constituencies.