Only a Labour Government, supporting the partnership between management, workers and trade unions, can achieve lasting success for our postal services
Only a Labour Government, supporting the partnership between management, workers and trade unions, can achieve lasting success for our postal services

Only a Labour Government, supporting the partnership between management, workers and trade unions, can achieve lasting success for our postal services

I asked the Minister what was his vision for the future of postal services, given the reduction in letters and stagnation of parcel delivery. Labour will work with @RoyalMail and postal services to deliver the vital goods and services and…

Bus passengers rightly complained about atrocious levels of services
Bus passengers rightly complained about atrocious levels of services

Bus passengers rightly complained about atrocious levels of services

#NewcastleCentral #bus passengers have complained to me about atrocious levels of services eg elderly & frail forced to wait for hours at bus stops without info. I asked the Transport Secretary to meet me to sort it out – she…

Her late Majesty Queen Elizabeth II cared about the things we Geordies care about
Her late Majesty Queen Elizabeth II cared about the things we Geordies care about

Her late Majesty Queen Elizabeth II cared about the things we Geordies care about

Chi Onwurah  (Newcastle upon Tyne Central) (Lab) The people of Newcastle have always held a strong and proud sense of our own identity as Geordies, as working people, as citizens of the United Kingdom and, for seven decades, as subjects…

Backlogs in Government Departments
Backlogs in Government Departments

Backlogs in Government Departments

Constituents face passport delays, driving licence delays, visa delays, benefit delays. Tories answer to #BacklogBritain is to cut the civil service staff who responded magnificently to Covid, and who are now doing their best to cover as dysfunctional Tories squabble…

PM’s second ethical advisor resigns – when will he get the message?
PM’s second ethical advisor resigns – when will he get the message?

PM’s second ethical advisor resigns – when will he get the message?

I cant think of a one instance where a leader’s #ethical #advisor resigned – twice!  – and that leader remained in place. The PM can’t maintain a working relationship w ethical advice so i asked how many more resignations it…

British Science being left on the shelf
British Science being left on the shelf

British Science being left on the shelf

Chi Onwurah (Newcastle upon Tyne Central) (Lab) British business depends on British science for long-term national growth, and the No. 1 issue facing British scientists right now is our participation in the world’s largest science funding programme—the European Union’s £95…

Afghan crisis – no response from Government
Afghan crisis – no response from Government

Afghan crisis – no response from Government

Chi Onwurah (Newcastle upon Tyne Central) (Lab) My constituent queued for 20 hours to get into the Baron hotel; she was trying to protect her baby daughter from the Taliban, who were firing shots and using tear gas. She was…