“TACKLE CHILD POVERTY TO GIVE EVERY CHILD THE BEST START IN LIFE”

Catherine McKinnell, Member of Parliament for Newcastle North, has called on the Government to take action to give every child the best start in life in a Parliamentary debate she helped secure. In her speech Catherine highlighted that “so many important life outcomes – from health to wealth and wellbeing – have their origins in … Continue reading “TACKLE CHILD POVERTY TO GIVE EVERY CHILD THE BEST START IN LIFE”

“LEAD, NOT LAG, IN THE GLOBAL FIGHT AGAINST CLIMATE CHANGE” URGES CATHERINE

Catherine has urged the Government to lead the fight against climate change during a debate on charging for carbon emissions. The timely Westminster Hall debate, coming in the opening week of COP26 climate conference in Glasgow, follows a petition signed by 108,802 people. It calls on the Government to introduce a transparent charge on carbon, … Continue reading “LEAD, NOT LAG, IN THE GLOBAL FIGHT AGAINST CLIMATE CHANGE” URGES CATHERINE