This Valentines I’m joining Kim McGuinness in celebrating reasons we all LoveTheNorthEast
This Valentines I’m joining Kim McGuinness  in celebrating reasons we all LoveTheNorthEast

This Valentines I’m joining Kim McGuinness in celebrating reasons we all LoveTheNorthEast

  It’s the people who make the region. We’re famous for our warmth, friendliness and acceptance. But we’re also resilient, just look at what we’ve achieved despite years of not getting our fair share. Add that to our our cities,…

Great to meet students from Sacred Heart in London to see La Bohème as part of the Royal Opera House National Create and Learn programme
Great to meet students from Sacred Heart in London to see La Bohème as part of the Royal Opera House National Create and Learn programme

Great to meet students from Sacred Heart in London to see La Bohème as part of the Royal Opera House National Create and Learn programme

As the Chair of the All Party Parliamentary Gtoup for Diversity, I’m pleased to see their commitment to breaking down barriers. The arts should be for all!    

New deal for working people – Trade Unions can deliver job security, dignity, rights and respect at work.
New deal for working people – Trade Unions can deliver job security, dignity, rights and respect at work.

New deal for working people – Trade Unions can deliver job security, dignity, rights and respect at work.

I am proud to be celebrating Heart of Unions week. Labour is the party of working people & was founded by the trade unions. Through the labour movement, unions can deliver job security, dignity, rights and respect at work. Join…

Today is International Day of Women and Girls in Science – Empowering women to pursue STEM opportunities is essential for a thriving economy
Today is International Day of Women and Girls in Science – Empowering women to pursue STEM opportunities is essential for a thriving economy

Today is International Day of Women and Girls in Science – Empowering women to pursue STEM opportunities is essential for a thriving economy

International Day of Women and Girls in Science! Empowering women to pursue STEM opportunities is essential for a thriving economy where women’s voices are heard and valued. Great to meet so many wonderful women scientists and engineers at University of…

Lack of Labour Rights to protect UK workers and businesses in CPTPP Trade Agreement
Lack of Labour Rights to protect UK workers and businesses in CPTPP Trade Agreement

Lack of Labour Rights to protect UK workers and businesses in CPTPP Trade Agreement

I asked the SoS if she doesn’t care about labour rights, or if she failed to negotiate them into the #CPTPP deal. The SoS said there is a labour rights chapter… but the #CPTPP has no effective mechanism to enforce…

Great to meet Standing Together UK who mobilise Israel’s Jewish & Palestinian grassroots to pursue peace & social justice.
Great to meet Standing Together UK who mobilise Israel’s Jewish & Palestinian grassroots to pursue peace & social justice.

Great to meet Standing Together UK who mobilise Israel’s Jewish & Palestinian grassroots to pursue peace & social justice.

Great to meet Standing Together UK who mobilise Israel’s Jewish & Palestinian grassroots to pursue peace & social justice. At this difficult & distressing time it was inspiring to hear how Israelis and Palestinians can work together & what we…

Tree planting on the Town Moor – increasing biodiversity & environmental resilience in Kenton
Tree planting on the Town Moor – increasing biodiversity & environmental resilience in Kenton

Tree planting on the Town Moor – increasing biodiversity & environmental resilience in Kenton

Another fab Town Moor tree-planting session with Northumberland Wildlife Trust , local councillors & residents, increasing biodiversity & environmental resilience in Kenton https://twitter.com/ChiOnwurah/status/1754217634743103710?ref_src=twsrc%5Egoogle%7Ctwcamp%5Eserp%7Ctwgr%5Etweet

42 per cent of children in Newcastle are growing up in poverty
42 per cent of children in Newcastle are growing up in poverty

42 per cent of children in Newcastle are growing up in poverty

Chi Onwurah  (Newcastle upon Tyne Central) (Lab) T4. This month’s Joseph Rowntree Foundation report sets out how childhood poverty impacts on educational attainment, and how the consequences last a lifetime, entrenching intergenerational poverty. Forty-two per cent of children in Newcastle are…

Anger and frustration with litter and fly-tipping has grown
Anger and frustration with litter and fly-tipping has grown

Anger and frustration with litter and fly-tipping has grown

Chi’s 15 PLAN:  https://chionwurahmp.com/2024/01/chi-onwurahs-15-point-action-plan-for-rubbish-recycling/ Chi Onwurah question in the House of Commons to the Minister:  My constituents’ anger and frustration with litter and fly-tipping has grown as £390 million-worth of Government cuts to Newcastle City Council’s budget has impacted on…