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Crawley MP Welcomes Police Covenant Commitment

Following Government action to demands from a campaign supported by Henry Smith MP, the Home Secretary, Sajid Javid, has promised police officers will be given greater protection in and out of the job through a Police Covenant – similar to the Military Covenant introduced under David Cameron when Prime Minister.

Investment in Electric Vehicles and Gatwick Railway Station

Our country has started on the path to change to electric vehicles, which is likely to speed up as the years go by. Last week, our Conservative Government announced the investment of £37 million to revolutionise the experience of owning an electric vehicle, which will help more people realise the benefits of electric vehicles and speed up our journey to a zero-emission future.

Henry Smith MP Celebrates UK Stem Cell Register

Crawley MP and Blood Cancer All-Party Parliamentary Group Chair Henry Smith MP has shown his thanks for the 205,000 people who joined the UK stem cell register last year and has celebrated the 10th year of the UK Stem Cell Strategic Forum.

Delivering on Environmental Commitments

We will soon have a new Prime Minister, but I would like to pay tribute to our current Prime Minister Theresa May, whom I feel has done a good job in very difficult circumstances over the last three years, with what I regard as a dysfunctional parliament. Her strong sense of public service has been exceptional, and I believe she is widely respected for this across the political divide. While not being able to implement the EU referendum result on time will probably always be associated with her premiership, I believe that history will be more kind and one thing in particular will also be remembered.