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  • Mental health
    Article: Nov 19, 2019
    By Sammy Barry 4 Hemel Hempstead

    Through my role as a youth worker I work regularly with schools. I come across many teachers (often unsung heroes), who are struggling daily with a rising tide of mental health issues affecting their pupils. Unfortunately, they do not have the training, time or resources to be able to address fully the mental health needs of these young people, and very few Hemel Hempstead secondary schools still have dedicated Mental Health professionals.

  • NHS Cuts
    Article: Nov 14, 2019
    By Sammy Barry 4 Hemel Hempstead

    Responding to Labour's announcements on the NHS on Tuesday 12th November, local Liberal Democrat MP candidate Sammy Barry commented:

    "Our NHS is not safe in Labour's hands, because they won't say whether they will or won't campaign to stop Brexit, and a halt to Brexit is what the NHS needs. It is obvious that our NHS is not safe under the Conservatives as the last 9 years prove."

  • Article: Nov 9, 2019

    The UK should be leading the world on tackling the environment crisis. Our planet is on the brink of being irreparably damaged and we are responsible for that damage.

    The climate emergency is real and our planet is heating to unsustainable levels. Young people have taken to the streets because they're so worried that the Conservatives are failing to act.

  • Sammy Barry
    Page: Nov 7, 2019

    Meet Sammy our candidate for Hemel!

    If you want to change the world then dig where you stand!

    I'm born and bred Hemel and I've lived here all my life. I have a Politics & International Relations degree from Nottingham University and whilst there I co-founded the University Animal Rights and Welfare Society.