Government bus funding is to be cut in half
Government bus funding is to be cut in half

Government bus funding is to be cut in half

In #NewcastleCentral we’ve been waiting 7 years for real time, integrated bus info only to be told Government bus funding is to be cut in half. I told the Minister we were sick of being under served, over charged and…

Football: Government fails to respond to fan-led Review
Football: Government fails to respond to fan-led Review

Football: Government fails to respond to fan-led Review

As a #NUFC fan, I have huge sympathy for #DCFC fans whose club’s future is under threat. The Government hasn’t acted on either finance or effective governance & have yet to respond to the  fan-led review. We need urgent action…

Geordie Hospital highlights the value of NHS staff
Geordie Hospital highlights the value of NHS staff

Geordie Hospital highlights the value of NHS staff

Chi Onwurah (Newcastle upon Tyne Central) (Lab) I hope you are watching “Geordie Hospital”, Mr Speaker—the Channel 4 series that follows the talented, highly skilled, dedicated and wonderfully witty staff of Newcastle upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust. As we…

Secretary of State for Health fails small business in Newcastle
Secretary of State  for Health fails small business in Newcastle

Secretary of State for Health fails small business in Newcastle

HANSARD : Chi Onwurah: “The Secretary of State put a lot of emphasis on testing in his statement. Inspired Outsourcing in my constituency would agree with him. It provides contact centre services, and some of its workers are key workers…