Catherine McKinnell MP has responded to the Chancellor’s budget, highlighting that it is a missed opportunity to address the cost-of-living crisis and lacks ambition on tackling the climate crisis. Catherine’s comments on the successful Outer West Leisure Levelling Up Fund bid can be found here. Commenting on the wider Budget, Catherine stated: “People are already … Continue reading LACKING ACTION AND LACKING AMBITION – CATHERINE RESPONDS TO BUDGET.
Catherine has expressed her delight at today’s announcement that her campaign for a new, state of the art Leisure Centre in the Outer West of Newcastle has been successful. The new £22 million Outer West Leisure Centre will include a swimming pool, sports hall, and gym, as well as a café, library, and community space. … Continue reading DELIGHT AS OUTER WEST LEISURE CENTRE GETS THE GO AHEAD
Newcastle North MP Catherine McKinnell has joined a cross party group of MPs calling on the Prime Minister to take urgent action on food waste. Two million tonnes of fresh, unsold food is wasted in the UK every year. Funding to help farmers and food producers get this food to frontline charities has now … Continue reading CATHERINE STEPS UP SUPPORT FOR FOOD ON PLATE CAMPAIGN
Newcastle North MP Catherine McKinnell visited Newcastle Swim Team at one of their regular training sessions at Gosforth Pool. During the visit, Catherine watched the Newcastle Swim Team train and met with members the Newcastle Swim Team Committee and representatives from Greenwich Leisure Limited (GLL), who manage leisure facilities in Newcastle. … Continue reading WARNING ON ACCESS TO SWIMMING DURING NEWCASTLE SWIM TEAM VISIT