MPs URGE CHANCELLOR TO TACKLE NORTH EAST CHILD POVERTY IN UPCOMING BUDGET

North East MPs have joined forces to urge the Government to take immediate steps to tackle child poverty, in a letter coordinated by Catherine McKinnell, MP for Newcastle North and sent to the Chancellor today ahead of the Spring Budget. The North East has the country’s second highest rate of child poverty and has experienced … Continue reading MPs URGE CHANCELLOR TO TACKLE NORTH EAST CHILD POVERTY IN UPCOMING BUDGET

JOIN MY TEAM – COMMUNICATIONS OFFICER

Job Title: Communications Officer   Location: Newcastle upon Tyne   Salary: In line with IPSA pay scales (£21,529-£31,703)   Fixed term: Until 31st March 2022 (potential to extend)   Job Details   Catherine is looking for a highly motivated individual with excellent organisational and communication skills to join her team in Newcastle North.   The … Continue reading JOIN MY TEAM – COMMUNICATIONS OFFICER

FUTURE ARRANGEMENTS FOR TOURING PROFESSIONALS AND ARTISTS IN THE EU

Catherine has called on the Government to show leadership and foresight and get behind UK musicians and artists. International touring, especially in the EU, is an essential part of creative workers’ livelihoods. But the consequence of the Government’s failure to reach agreement with the EU on short-term working arrangements means our creatives face a whole new … Continue reading FUTURE ARRANGEMENTS FOR TOURING PROFESSIONALS AND ARTISTS IN THE EU