Newcastle North MP’s advice surgeries this weekend

Catherine McKinnell, MP for Newcastle North, is holding constituency surgeries on Saturday 15th January. Catherine will be available to provide advice and assistance to her constituents at the following times and locations: 9.30am ASDA, Gosforth 10.45am Morrisons, West Denton 12.00pm The Grange Centre, Throckley Alternatively, Catherine and her constituency-based team will be happy to help … Continue reading Newcastle North MP’s advice surgeries this weekend

Local MP tackles Government on international transparency of UK companies

Catherine McKinnell, Labour MP for Newcastle North, today tackled Ministers during international development questions in the Commons on the need to introduce UK legislation to improve the transparency of British companies operating abroad. Catherine was successful in securing a meeting for herself and representatives of the ‘Publish What You Pay’ campaign with International Development Minister, … Continue reading Local MP tackles Government on international transparency of UK companies

Local MP promotes work of Parliament’s North East Outreach Service

Newcastle North MP, Catherine McKinnell, is promoting the work of the North East Parliamentary Outreach Service as it comes to Newcastle Central Library in January. The Service, which aims to create awareness of the work of Parliament and show how the debates and decisions of the House of Commons and House of Lords are relevant … Continue reading Local MP promotes work of Parliament’s North East Outreach Service

Newcastle North MP launches campaign to protect local Post Offices

Newcastle North MP, Catherine McKinnell, has today launched a campaign to protect local Post Offices in the face of the Conservative-led Coalition’s plans to fully privatise the Royal Mail. Catherine has written to every SubPostmaster in her constituency asking them to make copies of a petition available to their customers, which asks the Government to … Continue reading Newcastle North MP launches campaign to protect local Post Offices