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.

August 2018 – Abortion in Northern Ireland

Thank you to those who contacted me about abortion in Northern Ireland. Abortion remains a highly sensitive issue, regardless of where your view lies and one where […]

July 2018 – Cancer Costs

Thank you to those who contacted me about Personal Independence Payments and young people with cancer.   I understand that cancer can affect all areas of […]

July 2018 – EDM 1140 and Whiplash

Thank you to those who contacted me about EDM 1140, regarding whiplash. Ministers do not, by convention, sign any Early Day Motions, as doing so is likely […]

July 2018 – Adult Social Care

Thank you to those of you who took the time to let me of your concerns regarding adult social care. I believe we must all receive dignified care […]

July 2018 – NHS Eye Care

Thank you to those who contacted me regarding eye clinics. All follow-up appointments should take place when clinically appropriate. It is for doctors to make decisions on when […]

July 2018 – EDM 802 and NHS Subsidiary Companies

Thank you to those who took the time to contact me regarding your concerns surrounding subsidiary companies within the NHS , and specifically Early Day Motion 802. […]

July 2018 – Prescription Charges for Long-Term Conditions

Thank you to those who contacted me about prescription charges for people with long-term conditions and the prescription charges coalition.   I understand that the prescription […]

July 2018 – Lung Disease

Thank you to those who contacted me about lung disease, and care for those with lung disease. There are currently no plans to set up a taskforce on lung health. However, I know that the […]

July 2018 – EDM 1140 and Personal Injury Reforms

Thank you to those who contacted me about EDM 1140 and personal injury reforms. The number of whiplash claims has been too high for too long, and is symptomatic of a wider compensation culture. This is being […]

July 2018 – Supporting Deaf Children in Education

Thank you to those who contacted me regarding supporting deaf children in Selby and Ainsty. I want every child to have the best start in life […]