What Brexit means for global human rights

This article was originally published by Progress, and can be found online here. In its bid to establish a ‘global Britain’ outside of the single market and customs union, the government seems to have little interest in anything other than winning future trade deals – setting a worrying precedent for our country’s post-Brexit future. Engaging … Continue reading What Brexit means for global human rights

Tyneside MP urges more local women to take up cervical screening

Newcastle North MP, Catherine McKinnell, has again lent her support to Cervical Screening Awareness Week (11th-17th June), to highlight the potentially life-saving benefits of cervical screening. Every year, over 3,200 women are diagnosed with cervical cancer, and 890 women lose their lives as a result of the disease. Cervical screening – also known as a … Continue reading Tyneside MP urges more local women to take up cervical screening