Speeches in Parliament

Neil backs campaign to ban electric shock collars

Neil O’Brien, MP for Harborough, Oadby and Wigston has backed a campaign, calling for a ban on the use and sale of electric shock collars. The collars are fitted around a dog’s neck and deliver electric shocks via a remote control or automatic trigger.

Neil asks higher education review question

Neil O'Brien, MP for Harborough, Oadby and Wigston asked a question in the House regarding the upcoming review of higher education. A video of the question can be found below:

Neil O'Brien speech in Stalking Protection Bill debate

Neil O'Brien, MP for Harborough, Oadby and Wigston spoke in the debate for the Stalking Protection Bill, on Friday 19th January 2018.

The Bill, if successful in passing through Parliament, would introduce new legislation to protect people against stalkers.

Speech on small business lending practices

Neil O'Brien, MP for Harborough, Oadby and Wigston spoke in the Chamber on Thursday 18th January 2018, in a debate concerning the treatment of Small and Medium sized enterprises (SMEs) by banks.

Neil welcomes gains for Harborough schools under new Funding Formula

Neil O’Brien, MP for Harborough, Oadby and Wigston has welcomed new statistics showing that school funding in the Harborough constituency will grow nearly twice as fast as the national average over the next two years - and written to the new Education Secretary Damian Hinds to press the governmen

New MP raises War Memorial at Prime Minister’s Questions

New MP for Harborough, Oadby and Wigston Neil O’Brien has raised the campaign to save the war memorial at Market Harborough’s former cottage hospital at Prime Minister’s Questions.

Speaking during Prime Minister’s Questions today, Mr O’Brien said: