On #PostalWorkersDay it was great to visit the @RoyalMail sorting office on Forth Street in #Newcastle to see the hard work that goes into making Christmas merry & mail-filled for everyone!
The full text of the speech can be found here.
In the #Brexit debate I wanted to make my speech less divisive than the times we live in. #Newcastle, like the UK, is divided but we need to come together for all our futures
I told the Minister North East manufacturing supply chains – and jobs! – depend on our being part of EU #CustomsUnion He claimed it’s May’s botched deal or no deal but we say British people deserve better than that:
It costs me more to get a bus a few stops up the West Road in #Newcastlethan it does to get across the whole of London. I asked the Minister why bus travel is so expensive under her Government
Chi Onwurah MP for Newcastle Central said: ‘It is a huge privilege and honour to be in Parliament representing Newcastle Central and celebrating 100 years of women in Parliament. “But there is still much more to be done before…
#Brexitchaos is impacting North East businesses – our start-ups & small businesses need guidance but the Minister seemed to think Government has it all under control!!!!
PM says austerity is over. In the #Budget2018 debate I set out some of the ways in which austerity is hurting people in Newcastle – & why austerity was a deliberate & unnecessary choice by Tory LibDems in 2010, one…
The @IPPR #economicjustice report demanded we change Britain’s unjust economy & @UKLabour will do just that. Watch part of my speech from @LiamByrneMP debate on the report