Transport for the North

” This Government set up @Transport4North to develop a transport strategy for the North. ” Now they are saying £27bn is needed to unlock our economic potential – is the Minister listening?

Chi speaks on Labour’s Industrial Strategy

  ” We need long-term investment to deliver high-wage, high-skill, high-productivity jobs. ”   Unfortunately, this Government showed in yesterday’s #industrialstrategy debate that they don’t know what that means:

Martin Luther King

Fifty years ago today Martin Luther King was assassinated whilst in Memphis to support striking refuse workers. A great life was lost but his dream did not die. #MLK50 #FromtheMountainTop

Mo Mowlam

Twenty years on from the #GoodFridayAgreement a time to remember the contribution made by Mo Mowlam. Mo lived at No.1 Summerhill Terrace where you can see the commemorative plaque. An outstanding Secretary of State. (Pic: Nat’l Portrait Gallery)