[8 Apr 2014]
Baldry writes to Chair of the Keep the Horton General campaign regarding the Horton

North Oxfordshire MP, Sir Tony Baldry has written to the Chair of the Keep the Horton General to refute claims made recently that the Oxford University Hospitals NHS Trust treats the Horton as “an annoying little outpost in the North”.

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[3 Apr 2014]
MP intervenes in statement on standardised packaging of tobacco products

Sir Tony Baldry (Banbury) (Con): Does my hon. Friend agree that the House should always pay careful attention to advice from knights like Sir Cyril? Will she confirm that this is a forensic report that is based on the best evidence, and that the Government are approaching the matter entirely on the basis of the best science? Is not the answer to the hon. Member for Liverpool, Wavertree (Luciana Berger) that if the Government did not consult properly on the regulations, far from speeding up matters, it would delay them? I assure the hon. Lady that my colleagues in the Temple would be over the road with an application for judicial review before one could say ban on anything.

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[1 Apr 2014]
Baldry intervenes during Royal Mail statement

Sir Tony Baldry (Banbury) (Con): Not even Michael Heseltine at the zenith of his ministerial powers and capacity felt that he would be able successfully to privatise Royal Mail. Are not ministerial colleagues much to be congratulated on having privatised Royal Mail so successfully? Does my right hon. Friend agree that it does not lie in the mouths of those who left this country with an eye-watering public deficit to talk about concern for the taxpayer’s interests?

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[1 Apr 2014]
Oral Question (Health): A & E Waiting Times

Sir Tony Baldry (Banbury) (Con): Does my hon. Friend agree that one of the ways to reduce pressures on A and E is to ensure that people do not go to A and E if they do not need to? Will she compliment the Oxford clinical commissioning group for the work that it is doing in Abingdon and is about to do in Banbury in setting up a primary triage unit at the entrance of A and E to ensure that those who need primary care get it, and that those who do not require A and E care get the proper and appropriate care?

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[31 Mar 2014]

Upcoming dates the Banbury and Bicester Job Clubs can be found here.

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[28 Mar 2014]
The Oxford Times: New cancer support centre opens doors in Launton

Cancer support and therapy centre, The Hummingbird, officially opens today.