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MP says "more must be done" for Equitable Life policyholders

10 March 2015

Arundel & South Downs MP Nick Herbert has called on the Government to “bring closure” to the claims of Equitable Life policyholders and compensate them fairly for their losses.


MP supports The Big Deal for cheaper energy bills

17 April 2014

Arundel & South Downs MP Nick Herbert is supporting The Big Deal campaign to beat the Big Six energy companies and save hundreds of pounds on their energy bills.


Nick Herbert seeks aide to support his constituency work

29 November 2010
Arundel & South Downs MP Nick Herbert is advertising for a local person to help manage his constituency activity.


Nick Herbert visits animal sanctuary in Findon

25 October 2010
A team of volunteers who run a busy animal sanctuary in Findon have been praised for their work by Arundel & South Downs MP Nick Herbert.


MP delivers meals on wheels in Petworth

18 October 2010
Arundel & South Downs MP Nick Herbert was in Petworth on Friday (15 October) to help deliver meals on wheels to elderly residents in the town.


Nick Herbert raises concerns about fire station closures

5 October 2010
Arundel & South Downs MP Nick Herbert has expressed his concerns about controversial plans to close the fire stations at Findon and Keymer.


Nick Herbert attends charity concert to support injured soldiers

23 March 2010
Arundel & South Downs MP Nick Herbert was at West Chiltington Village Hall on Sunday (21 March) for a charity concert to raise money for the men and women injured in conflict.


Nick Herbert visits RSPCA

15 March 2010
Arundel & South Downs MP Nick Herbert was in Southwater on Friday (12 March) to visit the headquarters of the RSPCA.


Nick Herbert visits local care home in Henfield

30 November 2009
Arundel & South Downs MP Nick Herbert paid a visit to the Red Oaks Care Home in Henfield on Friday morning (27 November) to meet the staff and residents.


MP's PA commended for work with constituents

9 November 2009
Arundel & South Downs MP Nick Herbert has expressed delight that his PA has been formally recognised for her work with local residents.


MPs shouldn't receive a pay rise

6 November 2009
Arundel & South Downs MP Nick Herbert has said that MPs should not be receiving a pay rise following the publication of a new report on parliamentary expenses.


MP visits restored footbridge at North Stoke

21 July 2009
Arundel & South Downs MP Nick Herbert visited North Stoke on Friday evening (17 July) to see a historic footbridge restored by the Gurkhas.


Statement on expenses - May 2009

13 May 2009
After I was elected in 2005 I realised that I would need a place in the constituency as well as London as the extraordinary hours of the job would make daily commuting unrealistic, so my partner Jason and I purchased a second home in Arundel.


Nick Herbert "proud" to support Gurkhas in vote

4 May 2009
Arundel & South Downs MP Nick Herbert has said that the Commons vote last week on the right of ex-Gurkha soldiers to live in the UK was an occasion that made him “proud” to be a Member of Parliament.


MP backs new museum for Arundel

27 April 2009
Arundel & South Downs MP Nick Herbert has pledged his support for efforts to build a new museum in Arundel.


Senior citizens quiz Nick Herbert in Henfield

28 January 2009
Arundel & South Downs MP Nick Herbert was in Henfield on Friday afternoon (23 January) to meet the residents of Sobell Court.


Nick Herbert backs drive to recruit part-time firefighters

14 January 2009
Arundel & South Downs MP Nick Herbert has given his strong backing to moves to step up recruitment of part-time, or ‘retained’, firefighters in West Sussex.


Signal box petition handed over to local MP

15 December 2008
Arundel & South Downs MP Nick Herbert was at Barnham Station on Friday afternoon (12 December) to receive a petition to save the historic signal box.


Local residents air concerns at MP's meetings

15 December 2008
Arundel & South Downs MP Nick Herbert has held public meetings across his constituency to hear the views and concerns of local residents.


Hassocks residents air concerns at MP's meeting

15 December 2008
Arundel & South Downs MP Nick Herbert has held a public meeting in Hassocks to hear the views and concerns of local residents.


Nick Herbert calls on Prime Minister to honour promise on Equitable Life

15 December 2008
Arundel & South Downs MP Nick Herbert has joined calls for the Government to make a statement on compensation for Equitable Life policy holders before MPs leave for their Christmas break.


Youth Club members spend day with MP

24 November 2008
Arundel & South Downs MP Nick Herbert has been shadowed for the day by two members of the Arundel Youth Club.


Leave Ashington boundaries alone

12 August 2008
Arundel & South Downs MP Nick Herbert has spoken out against controversial plans to transfer Ashington to a new Billingshurst and Shipley Electoral Division, saying that it has a “very strong case” to remain where it is.


Barnham residents air concerns at MP's meeting

17 June 2008
Arundel & South Downs MP Nick Herbert held a public meeting in Barnham last week to hear the views and concerns of local residents.


Hurst residents air concerns at MP's meeting

16 June 2008
Arundel & South Downs MP Nick Herbert held a public meeting in Hurstpierpoint on Friday afternoon (13 June) to hear the views and concerns of local residents.


Nick Herbert holds new local surgeries and open meetings

26 May 2008
Arundel & South Downs MP Nick Herbert is giving the public an opportunity to raise issues of concern with him by holding open meetings across his constituency.


Nick Herbert meets residents to discuss local concerns

15 January 2008
Arundel & South Downs MP Nick Herbert attended a meeting of the Ashington Residents Association on Friday evening (11 January).


Nick Herbert visits local museum

14 January 2008
Arundel & South Downs MP Nick Herbert paid a visit to Steyning Museum on Friday morning (11 January).


Nick Herbert visits local Salvation Army care home

7 January 2008
Arundel & South Downs MP Nick Herbert paid a visit to the Villa Adastra care home in Hassocks, run by The Salvation Army, on Friday afternoon (4 January).


Nick Herbert visits local Royal Mail delivery office

18 December 2007
Arundel & South Downs MP Nick Herbert paid a visit to staff at the Royal Mail Delivery Office in Pulborough on Friday morning.


Leave our National Anthem alone

11 December 2007
Arundel & South Downs MP Nick Herbert has attacked plans to change the National Anthem, telling the Government to "get on with the job which it was elected to do, which is to run the country properly."


Recruitment

14 August 2007
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Nick Herbert seeks aide to support his constituency work

6 August 2007
Arundel and South Downs Nick Herbert is advertising for a local person to help manage his constituency activity.


Nick Herbert calls for immediate return of hostages held by Palestinian militants

5 June 2007
Arundel & South Downs MP Nick Herbert has called for an immediate return of hostages held by Palestinian militant groups.


Local Lions Clubs visit House of Commons

21 May 2007
Arundel & South Downs MP Nick Herbert has hosted a tea for local Lions Club members at the House of Commons.


Nick Herbert puts best foot forward for charity

16 May 2007
Arundel & South Downs MP Nick Herbert has lent his support to the Sussex Snowdrop Trust by taking part in their annual charity walk.


Nick Herbert says: come and quiz me

5 February 2007
Arundel and South Downs MP Nick Herbert is once again giving the public a chance to raise issues of concern with him by holding open meetings across his constituency.


Nick Herbert challenges Secretary of State on new property tax

29 January 2007
Arundel & South Downs MP Nick Herbert has written to Ruth Kelly, the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government, to raise local concerns about council tax rises and the idea of a new property tax.


Sussex children's theatre group to perform at Palace of Westminster

4 December 2006
Members of a Sussex children’s theatre group have been granted a rare opportunity to perform at the Palace of Westminster next week.


David Davis to address local Conservatives

31 October 2005
David Davis, the Shadow Home Secretary, and Conservative Party leadership contender will be visiting West Sussex on Saturday 5 November to meet local Party members.


Fire service re-organisation is further step towards regionalisation by stealth

12 October 2005
Arundel & South Downs MP Nick Herbert has expressed concern at the Government’s announcement that a new South East Regional Fire and Rescue Service Control Centre will be situated in Fareham, Hampshire.


MP presses Minister for action as hundreds of premises miss licensing deadline

8 August 2005
Arundel & South Downs MP Nick Herbert has met the Government Minister responsible for the new Licensing Act as hundreds of small business owners and community volunteers missed the 6 August deadline for renewing their licences.


Nick Herbert highlights Licensing Act chaos

13 July 2005
Arundel & South Downs MP Nick Herbert has called on the Government to deal with the “chaos” of new regulation affecting shops, village halls and community centres as a result of its new Licensing Act.


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Council finances

16 December 2010


Would you like to work for me?

6 December 2010


Sir John Major

18 November 2010


Business plans

11 November 2010


Fire Service Submission

25 October 2010


Fire stations

7 October 2010


US trip

23 September 2010


Speeches

Gay Equality

22 September 2010


Nick's week, 16 September 2010

16 September 2010


Cricket

2 September 2010


Pakistan floods

26 August 2010


Welfare reform

5 August 2010


Videos

Speech to EuroPride in Warsaw, Poland

17 July 2010


Queen's Speech

28 May 2010


The Tories are embracing gay rights

30 April 2010


Interview with The Lesbian & Gay Foundation

18 April 2010


Long term care

2 April 2010


Defence

19 March 2010


Dogs

12 March 2010


Gay People in Conservatism and Conservative Politics

17 February 2010


Haiti

22 January 2010


Weather, December 2009

24 December 2009


Defra Questions, October 2009

29 October 2009


Local food

9 October 2009


Why Tories are winning the pink vote

7 July 2009


Armed Forces Day

3 July 2009


Broadband

19 June 2009


D-Day, June 2009

5 June 2009


HBOS Debate

2 June 2009


MPs' Expenses, May 2009

14 May 2009


Gurkhas

1 May 2009


Ivan Cameron

26 February 2009


Opposition Day Debate on British Agriculture and Food Labelling

24 February 2009


Snow

6 February 2009


Gaza

2 January 2009


Celebrity

26 December 2008


Act of Settlement

11 December 2008


BBC

20 November 2008


Remembrance

13 November 2008


Nick Herbert: You Ask The Questions

29 September 2008


Olympics

22 August 2008


Boundary review

12 August 2008


MPs' Expenses, July 2008

24 July 2008


Nick responds to the Justice Secretary's statement on House of Lords Reform

14 July 2008


Zimbabwe, June 2008

26 June 2008


D-Day, June 2008

6 June 2008


Fuel Prices

1 May 2008


Interview with The House Magazine

21 April 2008


Sarkozy

27 March 2008


Public trust in politics

28 February 2008


Sharia

14 February 2008


Nuclear Power

10 January 2008


Christmas

20 December 2007


Any Questions

13 December 2007


Nick's Week, November 2007

15 November 2007


Constitutional Renewal

25 October 2007


Public Opinion

14 September 2007


Visit to Los Angeles Police Department

6 September 2007


Democracy, August 2007

9 August 2007


Marriage

2 August 2007


House of Lords Reform, July 2007

20 July 2007


Gordon Brown

28 June 2007


European Constitution

12 April 2007


Policing for the People

5 April 2007


House of Lords Reform, February 2007

15 February 2007


The Union

17 January 2007


The Armed Forces

4 January 2007


Local Government White Paper

8 November 2006


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