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Opening of Diana, Princess of Wales, Memorial Garden

Heather attended the official opening of the Diana, Princess of Wales, Memorial Garden last Sunday joining with the Chairman and Chief Executive of South Derbyshire District Council, Cllr Michael Stanton and Mr Frank McArdle, and the Lord-Lieutenant of Derbyshire, Mr William Tucker.

Westminster Hall Debate - Street Homelessness

Heather Wheeler MP, Parliamentary Under Secretary of State at the Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government, responds to a Westminster Hall debate on street homelessness moved by Mr Adam Holloway MP.

The full transcript of the debate is available here.

Ban on Ivory Sales Welcomed by Heather Wheeler MP

Today, Environment Secretary, the Rt. Hon Michael Gove MP, confirmed that the UK will introduce a ban on ivory sales.

The proposed ban will be the toughest in Europe and amongst the toughest in the world – helping to protect elephants for future generations. 

Royal Derby Hospital Gets Government Funding Boost

Royal Derby Hospital Gets Government Funding Boost

Royal Derby Hospital has today been given £6.5 million by the Department of Health as part of Derbyshire’s NHS Sustainability and Transformation Plan.

Great British Litter Pick in Church Gresley

Last weekend, MP for South Derbyshire, Heather Wheeler MP, joined forces with many local people as part of Keep Britain Tidy’s Great British Litter Pick campaign in Castleton Park, Church Gresley.