Prime Minister needs to deliver his promises on science
Prime Minister needs to deliver his promises on science

Prime Minister needs to deliver his promises on science

The deal on the #NorthernIrelandProtocol is to be welcomed. I asked the Prime Minister if this meant he would keep his commitment to spend the EU Horizon association money on #science. He did not answer my question. pic.twitter.com/sLcqzppS5a — Chi…

Excited and United, on the road to Wembley – The MAG
Excited and United, on the road to Wembley – The MAG

Excited and United, on the road to Wembley – The MAG

NUFC have driven us to the heights of elation and the depths of despair and every possible emotion in between. Today they will walk out at Wembley for a Cup Final. I reflected on what the club’s Carabao_Cup run means…

Wilfy’s donation to NUFC Foodbank – another Generous Geordie & NUFC Fan!
Wilfy’s donation to NUFC Foodbank – another Generous Geordie & NUFC Fan!

Wilfy’s donation to NUFC Foodbank – another Generous Geordie & NUFC Fan!

It was a pleasure to be interviewed by Wilfy and to see him deliver 500 Easter eggs to the NUFC foodbank!   Thanks to GenerousGeodies, NUFC  fans are supporting people in need, those affected by austerity and the Tory’s cost of living…

My experience in industry questioned – when Tories on backfoot
My experience in industry questioned – when Tories on backfoot

My experience in industry questioned – when Tories on backfoot

Nice of this Conservative MP to question my experience in industry because he didn't agree with what I was saying. The Tories are tearing themselves apart & the PM's weak leadership leaves them lashing out. pic.twitter.com/Aso2gpu7Io — Chi Onwurah ?…

Labour will introduce specialist rape courts
Labour will introduce specialist rape courts

Labour will introduce specialist rape courts

The @NorthumbriaPCC has introduced Independent Sexual Violence Champions to improve victim experience in the face of this Govt's failure where less than 1 in 50 recorded rapes are charged. I asked if the Minister if he would commit to specialist…

Fans should be at the heart of football
Fans should be at the heart of football

Fans should be at the heart of football

⚫️⚪️We're on our way to Wembley!⚪️⚫️ I asked the Minister if he would wish #NUFC well in Sunday's final and if he would commit to an Independent Regulator and give fans real power over the beautiful game. I didn't get…

Labour will introduce tough penalties for fly-tippers and those who make the mess will clean it up
Labour will introduce tough penalties for fly-tippers and those who make the mess will clean it up

Labour will introduce tough penalties for fly-tippers and those who make the mess will clean it up

Labour will introduce tough penalties for fly-tippers and those who make the mess will clean it up. A Labour government will bring fresh thinking to anti social behaviour. Litter blights our cities, that’s why I set out my 15 Point…

Public Transport should respond to peaks in demand
Public Transport should respond to peaks in demand

Public Transport should respond to peaks in demand

LNER cannot run any more trains because of delays to timetable revision. I hoped public transport service could respond flexibly to peaks in demand. LNER also said fans should have booked trains for the final before NUFC had even kicked…

Heart Unions Week – Why not join a Trade Union?
Heart Unions Week – Why not join a Trade Union?

Heart Unions Week – Why not join a Trade Union?

It was great to catch up with TUC Northern‘s brilliant Liz Blackshaw about industrial action, recent casework trends, and the importance of being a union member. This Heart Unions Week, why not Join A Union? Not sure which one? Find…