High Peak MP hails record numbers of nurses in the NHS

New figures show that alongside a reduction in vacancies and an increase in the number of GPs, the NHS has got record numbers of nurses working in our NHS – up by over 8,000 on the same time last year, which across the East Midlands shows an increase of 731 nurses.

More money for sufferers of domestic abuse in Derbyshire

News that Derbyshire County Council has been given a cash boost of £523,497 by the Government to provide essential, life-saving support for survivors of domestic abuse and their children, has been welcomed by Robert Largan, Member of Parliament for High Peak, who believes it will make a real diff

Robert Largan MP announces upcoming help & advice surgeries

Robert Largan MP has announced details of his forthcoming Help & Advice Surgeries, open to all High Peak residents.

They are as follows:


Buxton - Saturday 22nd February, 10am-11am

Fairfield Community Centre, Victoria Park Road, Buxton, SK17 7PE


Mottram Bypass planning application to be brought forward

Conservative MP Robert Largan has welcomed news that the Government will be putting forward a planning application later this year for the long-awaited Mottram bypass.


It’s the latest step towards getting started on the road, which has been promised for over 50 years.


Robert Largan MP welcomes pay rise for High Peak residents

Families in High Peak can look forward to receiving a well-earned pay rise with a new National Living Wage (NLW) of £8.72 per hour from 1 April 2020, its biggest cash increase ever – and a rise from the current value of £8.21