Iran – death penalty being given to those who claim basic human rights

The prospect of the Iranian regime executing 1000s of brave women & girls for protesting horrifies & oppresses us all. I asked what the Govt was doing to ensure that every protest, every arrest, and every death threat receives global attention. — Chi Onwurah ???? (@ChiOnwurah) November 17, 2022   The prospect of the […]

Mortgage hike with Tories – But grow the economy with Labour’s Plan

Seven ways Labour will grow Britain’s economy???? — Rachel Reeves (@RachelReevesMP) November 16, 2022   Under the Tories families in the North East face paying £301 a month more for their mortgages. Labour has a plan to secure our economy and get it growing again, powered by the talent and effort of millions of […]

Britain’s Industrial Future

In 3 hours of Labour's Industry Debate, we didn't hear a credible plan from the Govt on how they would deliver on industrial jobs, investment and growth. I asked members on the opposite side, did they really come into politics to make working people poorer? It seems that way. — Chi Onwurah ???? (@ChiOnwurah) […]

The Tories aren’t serious about science

 Science minister resigns. No science minister for three months. New PM, new science minister.    Another new PM, now 2 science ministers. Their roles unclear.   The Times Chi Onwurah Tory short-termism is wrecking UK science Not content with their catastrophic trickle-down experiment with the nation’s economy the Tories are now trialling Heisenberg’s “uncertainty principle” […]

Dentists 9 out of 10 are not accepting NHS patients

Access to effective dental treatment is essential for well being, but w 9 out of 10 dentists not accepting NHS patients & the cost of living soaring too many cannot access the treatment they need. After 12 years in Govt, Tories are still just 'thinking' what to do. — Chi Onwurah ???? (@ChiOnwurah) November […]

Government Act has delayed Home Office processing applications – confirmed

This week the Prime Minister praised the Nationality & Borders Act, brought in by his Party. At the same time, the Home Office are telling us this Act caused delays, in their own words, a “direct impact” on the ability to process claims. We’ve had emails citing the Act apologising for delays.  

Public money going to private bus companies for terrible services

I want to share with you this email from a constituent in response to my campaign to improve the quality of & information on Bus Services in Newcastle. Public money is going to private bus companies for terrible services. She says buses aren’t on Government agenda – well they are on mine!