Innovation, Community and Pubs – last speaking engagement before General Election called
Innovation, Community and Pubs – last speaking engagement before General Election called

Innovation, Community and Pubs – last speaking engagement before General Election called

I didn’t realise it at this time but this was my last public speaking engagement before the election was called – and I was talking about innovation, community and pubs: Labour MP vows support for pubs as general election announced…

The horrific loss of life in Gaza cannot be allowed to continue
The horrific loss of life in Gaza cannot be allowed to continue

The horrific loss of life in Gaza cannot be allowed to continue

Here is my statement on how I will be voting this evening and why. The horrific loss of life in Gaza cannot be allowed to continue. pic.twitter.com/QiyZhIvn9q — Chi Onwurah ???? (@ChiOnwurah) February 21, 2024

Chi Onwurah exposes another false Tory Promise, on Dementia research.
Chi Onwurah exposes another false Tory Promise, on Dementia research.

Chi Onwurah exposes another false Tory Promise, on Dementia research.

  Chi Onwurah, MP for Newcastle Central , today highlighted another broken promise from the Tory government. The Conservative Manifesto in 2019 contained a promise to double R&D spending on dementia research, yet the reality is that government spending on…

Chi Signs Newcastle Council Letter on Tyne Bridge Repairs
Chi Signs Newcastle Council Letter on Tyne Bridge Repairs

Chi Signs Newcastle Council Letter on Tyne Bridge Repairs

Newcastle council have written to the government, supporting the bid for much needed repairs to the Tyne Bridge in time for the centenary of its construction, which Chi signed, the letter in full is here: Tyne Bridge letter Chi has…

International Womens Day
International Womens Day

International Womens Day

For #InternationalWomensDay I’ve written for @politicshome why increasing women representation must be at the heart of our STEM education, employment practices, policy development and digital economy if we are to thrive #WomenInSTEM #ChooseToChallenge https://www.politicshome.com/thehouse/article/women-are-still-an-afterthought-in-stem

Dear Newcastle February 2021
Dear Newcastle February 2021

Dear Newcastle February 2021

A month in and 2021 is proving hard going – fortunately there is also hope for the spring with the rollout of the vaccine.  The UK passed the terrible milestone of  100,000 deaths from  Covid19, a statistic that hides  immeasurable…

This Brexit deal is Boris Johnson’s mess, but I will vote in the national interest

This Brexit deal is Boris Johnson’s mess, but I will vote in the national interest Tomorrow MPs will have about five hours to debate the Government’s 80 page “Trade and Cooperation Agreement between the European Union Bill” which implements its…