Conservatives halt Labour decline in house building

For many people in the Hendon constituency, housing remains a problem. In recent years there has been a significant amount of development in Colindale, Edgware, Mill Hill and West Hendon but more properties are still needed. 

Campaigning to save heart service

Matthew visited the children's Congenital Heart Disease service at the Royal Brompton Hospital in central London. The Department is a world leader in treatment and research but is under threat from a decision made by NHS England to close the service.

National security update

"The security services have raised the terrorism threat level for the UK to Critical. This means that a further incident is expected in the UK imminently. It does not necessarily mean this is Hendon, Barnet or London. 

Atrocity in Manchester

"Last night's events have shocked the country. The targeting of young people in a terrorist attack is beyond horrific. Very few of us can imagine what the parents and friends of those who were at the concert are going through and our thoughts must remain with them.

Matthew condemns Corbyn on terror

Matthew has slammed Jeremy Corbyn's refusal to condemn IRA violence and murders throughout the troubles in Northern Ireland.