Industries in North missing out – as growth downgraded – again

Click on photo to see video As growth is downgraded year after year under the Tories, our fantastic industries in the #NorthEast are missing out on the vital investment they need. Watch me discuss the Autumn Statement on @BBCNEandCumbria. — Chi Onwurah ???? (@ChiOnwurah) November 23, 2023  

Why are the Government letting Newcastle down?

Parliament TV: Chi Onwurah  (Newcastle upon Tyne Central) (Lab) It is an honour and a privilege to represent the people of Newcastle upon Tyne Central. It is the city I grew up in and, quite simply, the best place in the world. My question in this King’s Speech debate is: why are the Government letting […]

Innovation is key to making Britain a clean energy superpower

Seven years since the Paris Agreement, the government has blown hot and cold on Britain’s climate commitments and let us fall behind on boosting energy independence and winning the global race for new industries. Businesses, investors, and consumers have lacked clear signals to drive change. Short-term sticking plaster politics and funding cycles that barely outlast […]

Kings Speech Gaza Amendment Vote

Kings Speech Gaza Amendment Vote   The war between Hamas and Israel has led to suffering in Gaza on a scale which is unimaginable. Seeing the images coming from Gaza, the thousands of children dead and maimed, the destruction on a catastrophic scale, the reaction of all of us must be that it has to […]

We owe it to our children to continue our country’s tradition of healthcare innovation

We owe it to our children to continue our country’s tradition of healthcare innovation. My keynote speech at Policy_Projects genomics conference highlighted how Labour’s NHS mission would support patients to benefit from game-changing medical innovations