CATHERINE CALLS ON THE GOVERNMENT TO COMMIT TO INVESTING IN THE EAST COAST MAIN LINE

Newcastle North MP and Chair of the All-Party Group for the East Coast Main Line, Catherine McKinnell, today called on the Government to produce the long awaited Integrated Rail Plan for the North and Midlands. Responding to a Statement in the House of Commons on the Future of Britain’s Railways, Catherine highlighted the importance of … Continue reading CATHERINE CALLS ON THE GOVERNMENT TO COMMIT TO INVESTING IN THE EAST COAST MAIN LINE

YOU CAN’T ‘LEVEL UP’ WITHOUT A STRATEGY TO ADDRESS CHILD POVERTY WARNS NEWCASTLE NORTH MP.

Catherine McKinnell MP today (Thursday 20 May) challenged the Government to produce a comprehensive strategy to tackle child poverty, after research from the End Child Poverty Coalition highlighted that, in the 5 years before the pandemic, child poverty increased by more in North East local authorities than in any other region. On Wednesday, Catherine met … Continue reading YOU CAN’T ‘LEVEL UP’ WITHOUT A STRATEGY TO ADDRESS CHILD POVERTY WARNS NEWCASTLE NORTH MP.