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Damian Hinds welcomes new rules for pubs

Damian Hinds has welcomed the announcement of new rules to ensure that tied pubs are given a fair deal by pub companies, and is working to protect East Hampshire’s pubs

Damian Hinds shows support for Carers Week

To celebrate the launch of Carers Week, 10-16 June 2013, Damian Hinds has joined forces with actress Lynda Bellingham, to recognise the contribution that carers in East Hampshire make on a daily basis.

Credit Union Expansion Project

Please click here for a link to the article on the Association of British Credit Unions' website.

Quesions over Thames Tideway Tunnel

Damian Hinds and other MPs have met with Thames Water chief executive Martin Baggs to request urgent clarification of plans for the new Thames Tideway Tunnel and its effect on local residents.

Damian Hinds welcomes protection for publicans

Damian Hinds has welcomed moves from the Government to protect local publicans by setting up an independent Adjudicator to address unfair practices in the pub industry.

Oil clubs a possible solution for off-grid households

New figures reveal that over 10,000 households in East Hampshire are estimated to be off-grid, and will be responsible for providing their own fuel this winter. The estimate was provided in response to a written parliamentary question submitted to the Department for Energy and Climate Change by Damian.

International Credit Unions Day 2012 Speech

It is a great pleasure to be here with you today to celebrate International Credit Unions Day. And it is a particular pleasure to be here alongside Simon Hughes and Roy [Lord] Kennedy. The all-party group works very well across the parties and credit unions do have great goodwill right across the House.

Campaign on road noise along the A3

Damian Hinds has pledged to continue to make the case for better noise mitigation along the A3 in East Hampshire. For many households, noise from the road is an ongoing problem.

Damian Hinds says it's time to call time on pub closures

Damian Hinds has spoken out on the need to do more to defend our pubs. Speaking in a debate in the House of Commons, Damian underlined the importance of pubs, praising them as community hubs and part of the fabric of our towns and villages. He also held them up as examples of hard working small businesses which needed support in these tougher economic times.