Hutt Valley news

Thu 2 Jun 2016
| Hutt Valley news

Chris Bishop MP is celebrating the decision of the Hutt City Council who today voted 9-4 in favour of keeping free parking in the Hutt CBD.

“This is a big win for Hutt CBD retailers, residents, and the whole community,” says Mr Bishop, National List MP based in the Hutt Valley.

Thu 2 Jun 2016
| Hutt Valley news

Chris Bishop, the National List MP based in the Hutt Valley has welcomed today’s announcement of $900,000 of government funding to support Upper Hutt’s Royal Wellington Golf Club in hosting the 2017 Asia-Pacific Amateur Championship.

Thu 2 Jun 2016
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Chris Bishop, National List MP based in the Hutt Valley has congratulated Lower Hutt resident Professor David Johnston for receiving a silver Civil Defence Emergency Management (CDEM) award last night in Wellington.

Fri 27 May 2016
| Hutt Valley news

Chris Bishop, National List MP based in the Hutt Valley, is applauding the choice of the Hutt Valley as one of the first regions rolling out the national bowel screening programme.

Thu 26 May 2016
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Chris Bishop, National List MP based in the Hutt Valley, has welcomed the package of increased funding for innovation in Budget 2016, saying it will boost the drive for the Hutt Valley to become “Technology Valley”.

Wed 18 May 2016
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Chris Bishop is congratulating four projects from Hutt Valley organisations which have been successful in the 2016 Unlocking Curious Minds contestable fund announced this week by Science and Innovation Minister Steven Joyce.

Mon 16 May 2016
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Chris Bishop, National List MP based in the Hutt Valley, is applauding new funding to commercialise new technologies developed by Kiwi scientists and entrepreneurs. Science and Innovation minister Steven Joyce today announced $15 million of additional funding over four years and Mr Bishop says the Hutt will be a beneficiary of the boost.

Wed 11 May 2016
| Hutt Valley news

Eight schools in the Hutt Valley are a part of two new groups of schools forming Communities of Learning for over 3,000 students.

Tue 3 May 2016
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Chris Bishop, National List MP based in the Hutt Valley, has tonight joined industry leaders and Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment Minister Steven Joyce at the opening of Wellington’s new ICT Graduate School.

Thu 21 Apr 2016
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Chris Bishop, National List MP based in the Hutt Valley, will host a special public meeting on 16 May on turning the Hutt Valley into “Technology Valley”.