Hutt Valley news

Fri 28 Aug 2015
| Hutt Valley news

Chris Bishop, National List MP based in the Hutt Valley, will soon host a public meeting on the government’s new discussion document on New Zealand’s family violence laws. The meeting will be held on Monday 7 September at 7.30pm at Gracefield School Hall, Bell Road.

Thu 27 Aug 2015
| Hutt Valley news

Chris Bishop, National List MP based in the Hutt Valley, has congratulated Co-Ed Coffee Educators on winning the Diversability Award at the 2015 Diversity Awards NZ in Auckland last night.

Wed 26 Aug 2015
| Hutt Valley news

First-home buyers in the Hutt Valley are making the most of the Government’s HomeStart scheme. “In the Hutt Valley so far there have been 139 HomeStart applications approved for first-home buyers. In total to date, $545,000 in HomeStart grants have been paid to future Hutt Valley home owners,” says Chris Bishop, National List MP based in the Hutt Valley.

Wed 26 Aug 2015
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Chris Bishop, National List MP based in the Hutt Valley, has welcomed the passing of the first reading of his Financial Assistance for Live Organ Donors Bill.

Wed 19 Aug 2015
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Chris Bishop, National List MP based in the Hutt Valley, has welcomed news that more people in the Hutt are getting their first surgical assessment, and faster, compared to seven years ago.

“New Zealanders are living longer lives, so access to elective surgery is more important than ever,”

Wed 19 Aug 2015
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Chris Bishop, National List MP based in the Hutt Valley, has praised the growth in international student numbers at the Wellington Institute of Technology (WelTec), which have reached an all-time high.

Wed 12 Aug 2015
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Chris Bishop, National List MP based in the Hutt Valley, has welcomed news that six Hutt Valley companies will receive funding from Callaghan Innovation to employ students over the 2015/16 summer break, allowing them to gain important work experience in New Zealand’s fast-growing hi-tech sector.

Wed 12 Aug 2015
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Chris Bishop, National List MP based in the Hutt Valley, has congratulated the Director of The Dowse Art Museum, Courtney Johnson, on her award of a Winston Churchill Memorial Trust travel grant to study and travel in the United States.

Fri 24 Jul 2015
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Chris Bishop, National List MP based in the Hutt Valley, says more children than ever before in the Hutt Valley are benefiting from free before school health checks.

Thu 23 Jul 2015
| Hutt Valley news

Chris Bishop, National List MP based in the Hutt Valley, has encouraged Hutt Valley young people to apply for funding from the Youth Fund 2016, which makes $200,000 available for community projects led by young people.