Stump up to support business through new restrictions, Catherine McKinnell tells Government

Newcastle North MP, Catherine McKinnell, has called on the Government to provide financial support to businesses affected by the new lockdown restrictions. Speaking in a debate in the House of Commons on local lockdown restrictions in the North, Catherine said: “The Government knew when this virus first hit earlier this year that its public health … Continue reading Stump up to support business through new restrictions, Catherine McKinnell tells Government

Thousands more children could be living with family members instead of in the care system

This week is Kinship Care Week – a national week to raise awareness, understanding and recognition of the role of kinship carers. Family or friends raising children who cannot live with their parents and who would otherwise be at risk of entering the care system. Catherine is proud to chair the cross-party Parliamentary Taskforce on … Continue reading Thousands more children could be living with family members instead of in the care system