Speeches in Parliament

Neil speaks in support of Finn's Law

Neil O’Brien, MP for Harborough, Oadby and Wigston spoke in support of Finn’s Law in Parliament on Friday 8th February 2019.

Neil supports World Cancer Day in Parliament

Neil O’Brien, MP for Harborough, supported world cancer day 2019 in Parliament at an event hosted by Cancer Research UK.

Neil said, “Cancer survival rates are at their highest ever level – thousands more now survive cancer ever year which is very welcome news.

Neil speaks in EU Withdrawal Debate

Neil O'Brien, MP for Harborough, Oadby and Wigston spoke in the debate in Parliament for the EU Withdrawal Deal, on Tuesday 15th January 2019.

Neil spoke in favour of the Prime Minister's deal, and his speech can be found below:

Neil speaks in Bailiff Reform debate in Parliament

Neil O'Brien, MP for Harborough, Oadby and Wigston spoke in Parliament as part of a debate looking at bailiff reforms.

In his contribution, Neil outlined a case shared by a constituent who had been subject to a visit from a bailiff, without having his rights clearly explained.

Neil speaks to Beauchamp College in Parliament

Neil O'Brien, MP for Harborough, Oadby and Wigston spoke to students from Beauchamp College in Parliament on Wednesday 19th December.

Students visited the Parliamentary education centre, where they were joined by Neil who gave a short speech followed by a Q&A session.

Neil speaks in Stalking Protection Bill debate

Neil O’Brien, MP for Harborough, spoke in the Stalking Protection Bill debate in Parliament on behalf of murdered constituent Alice Ruggles. Alice was killed in 2016 by her ex-boyfriend Trimaan Dhillon following his stalking and harassing behaviour

Neil asks Transport Secretary about A6 funding

Neil O'Brien, MP for Harborough asked Transport Secretary, Rt Hon Chris Grayling MP, a question in Parliament about funding for improvements to the A6 in Kibworth.

The question and answer can be found below:

Question to Chancellor - 6th November 2018

Neil O’Brien, MP for Harborough, has welcomed confirmation from the Chancellor that up to 660 small businesses across Harborough District stand to gain from a reduction up to 33% off their business rates bill.

Budget 2018 speech

Neil O'Brien, MP for Harborough, Oadby and Wigston spoke in the 2018 Budget debate on Tuesday 30th November.

The full video of the speech can be found below