Earlier this week, I asked the Department for Transport for an update on supporting our proposals for the A60 Sainsbury's Junction. The plans are currently with the Department for consideration - keep your fingers crossed!
Great to hear the news today that the Prime Minister has introduced new legislation to reduce the UK's greenhouse gas emissions to net zero by 2050. The UK was the first country to implement legally binding emission reduction targets in the Climate Change Act 2008, and this leg...
This morning on the Education Select Committee I quizzed the children's commissioner Anne Longfield about knife crime and what action she is taking to try and improve support for vulnerable young people.
Last night, Parliament debated the Mineworkers Pensions Scheme, and I made the case for revisiting the arrangements so that former Miners can keep more money in their pockets. Money that would be returned to our coalfield community.