Bin Strikes in South Tyneside

Bin Strikes in South Tyneside

Please see a link HERE and a picture above of information on the bin strikes in South Tyneside. Link to find your local councillor: https://southtyneside.gov.uk/article/1306/Find-your-councillors
My Statement on the Gaza Ceasefire Vote

My Statement on the Gaza Ceasefire Vote

Since October last year I have continually called for a ceasefire in Israel and Gaza. In November I voted for a ceasefire in Parliament, I will do so again this evening. I know this vote does not force an end to hostilities, but international pressure does have an...
My Licensing Hours Extensions Bill

My Licensing Hours Extensions Bill

Last week my Licensing Hours Extension Bill moved another step closer to becoming an Act of Parliament, passing its second reading. The Bill will ensure that we never again have a situation like last summer where many pubs weren’t able to open earlier for us to show...

Report – A Healthy Start for all

A Healthy Start for all: how cutting the red tape on Healthy Start will help babies, children and families blossom. A report by Emma Lewell-Buck MP. With families on very low incomes struggling to afford essential goods and services, a new frontier in welfare reform...

Families missing out on Healthy Start

Today, 34 cross-party MPs supported my letter to the Health Secretary calling for his Department to urgently contact the households of 171,000 pregnant mothers, babies and young children currently missing out on the Healthy Start scheme. I am pleased Labour,...