Health and Social Care

If you have written to Nigel as part of a standard-letter campaign, such as those from 38 Degrees, you can find his responses on the issues here.

January 2019 – Assisted Dying

Thank you to those who have contacted me about assisted dying. Coping with terminal illness is distressing and difficult both for the patient and their families. These cases […]

January 2019 – Alzheimer’s Society and Dementia Care

Thank you to those who have contacted me about dementia care and the Alzheimer’s Society’s campaign. I can assure you that dementia is a priority for the […]

January 2019 – Fireworks

Thank you to those who have contacted me about fireworks. I appreciate your concern about the use of fireworks. While many people enjoy their use on […]

January 2019 – Civil Liability Bill: Workplace Injuries and Small Claims Limit

Thank you to those who have contacted me about the proposed increase to the small claims limit. I completely understand questions regarding plans to increase the small claims […]

January 2019 – NHS Reconfiguration Panel

Thank you to those who have contacted me about the scrutiny and referral process of local health services. I appreciate your concerns on this issue. Local government plays […]

January 2019 – “NHS Tax”

Thank you to those who have contacted me about tax rises to fund the NHS. Our NHS is a vital public service, providing healthcare who needs it, free […]

January 2019 – NHS Public Ownership

Thank you to those who have contacted me about private sector involvement in the NHS. I fully believe in our NHS and its values, which is […]

January 2019 – Abortion Ten Minute Rule Bill

Thank you to those who have contacted me about Diana Johnson’s Ten Minute Rule Bill. Abortion is a highly sensitive issue, regardless of where your view lies […]

October 2018- Support for those with Secondary Breast Cancer

Thank you to those who have contacted me about support available for those living with secondary breast cancer. We must ensure that people with a secondary breast […]

October 2018 – Adults with Eating disorders

Thank you to those who have contacted me about eating disorders in adults, and waiting times for support. Early intervention is absolutely vital in the fight […]