Darren Henry Portrait

Darren Henry

Conservative - Broxtowe



Oral Question
Thursday 25th February 2021
09:30
Department for International Trade
Oral Question No. 20
What recent discussions she has had with Cabinet colleagues on trade priorities for the UK's G7 presidency.
Oral Question
Monday 1st March 2021
14:30
Department for Education
Oral Question No. 34
What steps his Department has taken to help ensure the safety of staff and students who have remained onsite in schools during the covid-19 lockdown.
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Speeches
Tuesday 9th February 2021
Oral Answers to Questions

With local authorities such as that in Broxtowe responsible for distributing grants to struggling businesses, will my hon. Friend tell …

Written Answers
Wednesday 24th February 2021
Beer: Excise Duties
To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer, what recent discussions he has had with Cabinet colleagues on the potential merits …
Early Day Motions
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Bills
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Tweets
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MP Financial Interests
Monday 10th February 2020
1. Employment and earnings
Until 19 January 2020, Councillor, Wiltshire Council, County Hall, Bythesea Road, Trowbridge BA14 8JN. I received an annual allowance of …

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Sparring Partners
Matt Hancock (Conservative) Secretary of State for Health and Social Care (6 debate interactions) View debates with Matt Hancock Boris Johnson (Conservative) Prime Minister, First Lord of the Treasury, Minister for the Civil Service, and Minister for the Union (6 debate interactions) View debates with Boris Johnson Jacob Rees-Mogg (Conservative) Lord President of the Council and Leader of the House of Commons (6 debate interactions) View debates with Jacob Rees-Mogg View All MP Sparring Partners
Legislation Debates
Darren Henry has not made any spoken contributions to legislative debate

Significant Broxtowe Petitions

Highest Broxtowe signature proportion
Status Signatures Title
Open 254 of 195,936 (0.13%) Do not rollout Covid-19 vaccine passports
Open 141 of 140,507 (0.10%) Keep schools closed until May
Most Broxtowe signatures
Status Signatures Title
Open 254 of 195,936 (0.13%) Do not rollout Covid-19 vaccine passports
Open 141 of 140,507 (0.10%) Keep schools closed until May
Open 36 of 40,379 (0.09%) Cancel A-level and GCSE exams 2022
Gov Responded - 15 Feb 2021
Current Signatures Final Signatures Title Petition Deadline
106,128
Petition Closed

Give UK nurseries emergency funding if they have to close down amid COVID-19

Gov Responded - 14 Apr 2020 Debated on - 25 Jun 2020 View Darren Henry's petition debate contributions
18 Sep 2020
closed 5 months, 1 week ago

If nurseries are shut down in view of Covid-19, the Government should set up an emergency fund to ensure their survival and ensure that parents are not charged the full fee by the nurseries to keep children's places.

18,137
Petition Closed

Provide financial support to performers and creators during the COVID-19 crisis

Gov Responded - 22 Jul 2020 Debated on - 25 Jun 2020 View Darren Henry's petition debate contributions
19 Sep 2020
closed 5 months, 1 week ago

The prospect of widespread cancellations of concerts, theatre productions and exhibitions due to COVID-19 threatens to cause huge financial hardship for Britain's creative community. We ask Parliament to provide a package of emergency financial and practical support during this unpredictable time.

26,106
Petition Closed

Extend grants immediately to small businesses outside of SBRR

Gov Responded - 29 May 2020 Debated on - 25 Jun 2020 View Darren Henry's petition debate contributions
8 Oct 2020
closed 4 months, 2 weeks ago

The cash grants proposed by Government are only for businesses in receipt of the Small Business Rates Relief or Rural Relief, or for particular sectors. Many small businesses fall outside these reliefs desperately need cash grants and support now.

154,814
Petition Closed

Government to offer economic assistance to the events industry during COVID-19

Gov Responded - 27 Mar 2020 Debated on - 25 Jun 2020 View Darren Henry's petition debate contributions
12 Sep 2020
closed 5 months, 2 weeks ago

For the UK government to provide economic assistance to businesses and staff employed in the events industry, who are suffering unforeseen financial challenges that could have a profound effect on hundreds of thousands of people employed in the sector.

11,220
Petition Closed

Make nurseries exempt from business rates to support the childcare sector

Gov Responded - 2 Apr 2020 Debated on - 25 Jun 2020 View Darren Henry's petition debate contributions
5 Sep 2020
closed 5 months, 3 weeks ago

After owning nurseries for 29 years I have never experienced such damaging times for the sector with rising costs not being met by the funding rates available. Business Rates are a large drain on the sector and can mean the difference between nurseries being able to stay open and having to close.

179,699
Petition Closed

Offer more support to the arts (particularly Theatres and Music) amidst COVID-19

Gov Responded - 20 Jul 2020 Debated on - 25 Jun 2020 View Darren Henry's petition debate contributions
15 Dec 2020
closed 2 months, 1 week ago

As we pass the COVID-19 Peak, the Government should: State where the Theatres and Arts fit in the Coronavrius recovery Roadmap, Create a tailor made financial support mechanism for the Arts sector & Clarify how Social Distancing will affect arts spaces like Theatres and Concert Venues.

103,040
Petition Closed

Support the British aviation industry during the COVID-19 outbreak

Gov Responded - 7 May 2020 Debated on - 25 Jun 2020 View Darren Henry's petition debate contributions
20 Sep 2020
closed 5 months, 1 week ago

As a result of the COVID-19 outbreak there are travel bans imposed by many countries, there is a disastrous potential impact on our Aviation Industry. Without the Government’s help there could be an unprecedented crisis, with thousands of jobs under threat.

10,780
Petition Closed

Business Rate Relief to be extended to all small businesses in healthcare.

Gov Responded - 5 Jun 2020 Debated on - 25 Jun 2020 View Darren Henry's petition debate contributions
24 Oct 2020
closed 4 months ago

To extend the business rate relief to all dental practices and medical and aesthetics clinics and any small business that’s in healthcare

135,481
Petition Closed

Provide financial help to zoos, aquariums, & rescue centres during the pandemic.

Gov Responded - 28 Jul 2020 Debated on - 25 Jun 2020 View Darren Henry's petition debate contributions
30 Oct 2020
closed 3 months, 4 weeks ago

Zoos, aquariums, and similar organisations across the country carry out all sorts of conservation work, animal rescue, and public education. At the start of the season most rely on visitors (who now won't come) to cover annual costs, yet those costs do not stop while they are closed. They need help.


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