Dear Newcastle – the August – September Newsletter 2022
Dear Newcastle – the August – September Newsletter 2022

Dear Newcastle – the August – September Newsletter 2022

My latest Dear Newcastle Constituency Report is now up, check out what I’ve been up to and  who I’ve been meeting as your MP – in Newcastle, in Parliament and online.  Read the full Newsletter at: https://chionwurahmp.com/wp-content/uploads/Dear-Newcastle-September.pdf  

Residents struggle to get the NHS services they need – Tories fail the NHS
Residents struggle to get the NHS services they need – Tories fail the NHS

Residents struggle to get the NHS services they need – Tories fail the NHS

The Secretary of State for Health didn’t agree with me that the NHS wasn’t safe in the Tory’s hands. Here’s why she’s wrong. One constituent has been on the waiting list for a wheelchair since January this year.     …

Government admits it has created delays for people and businesses
Government admits it has created delays for people and businesses

Government admits it has created delays for people and businesses

A Home Office Minister has admitted to me that they “surged” extra staff from other departments to deal with the Ukraine crisis but won’t say what impact that delays had on people and businesses… Either they don’t know or they…

Working people of Newcastle foot the bill instead of the big Energy Companies
Working people of Newcastle foot the bill instead of the big Energy Companies

Working people of Newcastle foot the bill instead of the big Energy Companies

Liz Truss thinks that getting energy companies to pay their fair share would “undermine the national interest”. The reality is that she is so wedded to hard right ideology that she will let the working people of Newcastle foot the…

It’s a week since I stood in the Commons and paid tribute to the late Queen Elizabeth II
It’s a week since I stood in the Commons and paid tribute to the late Queen Elizabeth II

It’s a week since I stood in the Commons and paid tribute to the late Queen Elizabeth II

It’s a week since I stood in the Commons and paid tribute to the late Queen Elizabeth II. The sense of loss is still strong for the many who admired and respected her across Newcastle. As I said in my…