Catherine calls for International Fund for Israeli-Palestinian Peace in Westminster Hall debate

Newcastle North MP Catherine McKinnell has asked Ministers to commit to establishing a new international fundraising project to support peacebuilding activities in the Middle East. The International Fund for Peace, which has been designed by a coalition of 90 Israeli and Palestinian grassroots organisations (Alliance for Middle East Peace), would aim to secure greater levels … Continue reading Catherine calls for International Fund for Israeli-Palestinian Peace in Westminster Hall debate

WEDDING LIMBO NEEDS TO END, CATHERINE MCKINNELL TELLS THE GOVERNMENT

Newcastle North MP, Catherine McKinnell, has called for Government clarity for couples who have had weddings affected by Coronavirus in a debate held in Parliament. Weddings are currently banned under the national lockdown rules and will likely be again subject to strict limits on guest numbers and enforcement of social distancing when they resume. The … Continue reading WEDDING LIMBO NEEDS TO END, CATHERINE MCKINNELL TELLS THE GOVERNMENT

NEWCASTLE’S FAMOUS NIGHTLIFE IS CORE TO OUR CITY’S CHARACTER, SAYS CATHERINE MCKINNELL

  Newcastle North MP, Catherine McKinnell, has called for greater support for Newcastle’s night-time economy in a debate held in Parliament. Newcastle’s famous nightlife is core to our City’s character and its appeal to tourists and students. If we don’t support venues during this pandemic we will lose part of our history, character and some of what makes Newcastle great. … Continue reading NEWCASTLE’S FAMOUS NIGHTLIFE IS CORE TO OUR CITY’S CHARACTER, SAYS CATHERINE MCKINNELL