Daisy Cooper


Daisy Cooper, the MP for St Albans, has written to the boss of Luton Airport to object to proposals by the owner Luton Rising to increase passenger numbers to 32 million a year – citing the impact on climate change and public health. Continue reading

St Albans MP uncovers Tory ‘stealth tax’ that will hit Herts hard

A parliamentary question tabled by Daisy Cooper, MP for St Albans, has revealed that Hertfordshire will be one of the areas that an income tax freeze will hit the hardest - with St Albans earners set to fork out an extra £10.8m a year by 2026. Continue reading

Daisy Cooper MP calls for review into Luton Airport noise and air pollution

Daisy Cooper MP has asked the Government to commission a report into sustainability, noise and air pollution at London Luton Airport before the airport’s expansion application is reviewed. Continue reading

Daisy exposes huge delays in bringing pharmacies into booster jabs roll-out effort

Daisy Cooper MP has exposed low approval rates and long delays in approving applications from community pharmacies to help deliver COVID booster jabs. Continue reading

GP shortage is ‘a huge worry’, St Albans practice manager tells Daisy

A practice business manager at a doctor’s surgery in St Albans has revealed to MP Daisy Cooper her worries that many GPs are overworked and in danger of leaving patients with even fewer practising GPs. Continue reading

"The chancellor is clearly out of touch": Daisy responds to autumn budget 2021

Daisy Cooper has said that many aspects of the budget that were unveiled yesterday are sorely lacking, including those regarding the NHS, children’s education and building fire safety. Continue reading

Daisy appointed Liberal Democrat health spokesperson

Daisy Cooper MP has been appointed health and social care spokesperson for the Liberal Democrat party. Continue reading

Scrap school testing for young children, says Daisy Cooper MP

The MP for St Albans and the chief executive of a St Albans-headquartered early years association are supporting calls for Reception Baseline Assessments – which are given to children aged four in schools – to be abandoned. Continue reading

Daisy calls on government to fund leaseholders facing devastating bills

Daisy Cooper, the MP for St Albans, has called on the government and the new housing minister, Michael Gove, to make adequate funds available to compensate leaseholders now facing massive bills to make their properties safe after the Grenfell Tower disaster. Continue reading

Daisy presses utilities company over road disruption to residents

Daisy Cooper MP has been working to ensure that the utilities company responsible for the Redbourn Road roadworks is aware of the disruption caused by its lack of communication to residents. Continue reading