On @vicderbyshire prrogramme I talked about why this car-crash, which the fractured Tory Government can’t deliver a workable #Brexit deal – & Labour’s alternative
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.
Chi Onwurah MP for Newcastle Central has been demanding changes to Universal Credit (UC) to ensure claimants can have the free prescriptions to which they are entitled for over three years now. She has again written to the Secretary of…
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:
This article was originally published in the New Statesman on November 21st 2018. “I always voted Labour. So did my mam and dad. But I can’t vote Labour now.” “Why?” “You’re going to stop Brexit aren’t you?” I was on…
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