Tyneside project gets vital funding boost

A charity in Newcastle’s Outer West is the latest beneficiary of the region’s social mobility fund – which has now handed out over £150,000 in its first year. The Harrison Centre for Social Mobility was launched last November to support charities which help people, particularly from disadvantaged backgrounds, to learn new skills. The latest in … Continue reading Tyneside project gets vital funding boost

Catherine urges constituents to support foodbank’s work

Newcastle North MP, Catherine McKinnell, is urging her constituents to support the vital work of Newcastle West End Foodbank during the festive season and beyond, following a recent pre-Christmas visit. Newcastle West End Foodbank seeks to provide a first stage response to local people in crisis and experiencing hunger – including those in need from … Continue reading Catherine urges constituents to support foodbank’s work

Newcastle MP thanks local posties as they deliver for Christmas

Newcastle North MP, Catherine McKinnell, has today paid an early-morning visit to Royal Mail’s Gosforth Delivery Office to see at firsthand the huge operation involved in delivering the Christmas post, and to pass on her thanks to dedicated, hardworking staff. Catherine was shown around by Delivery Office Manager, Joanne Stone, and met with local postmen … Continue reading Newcastle MP thanks local posties as they deliver for Christmas