Around the Region

Here you’ll find updates from Jude and Paul on their work around the North East.

There has recently been a lot of debate on my native Teesside about “free ports” and their potential ability to give the region, and specifically the old SSI steel site...
09 November 2017
NHS England has warned the government that by not giving more money to the...
24 October 2017
When we moved from North Shields to the west side of Newcastle in 1975 we...
24 October 2017
The North East of England is set to lose out economically in the aftermath of...
04 October 2017
While Brexit is fraught with dangers and difficulties it does present an...
26 September 2017
If I remember correctly it was cold and wet and we were losing 3 – nil. It can...
12 September 2017
Welcome to Tyneside!  Welcome to the North East!  Welcome to the Great North...
06 September 2017
Jude Kirton-Darling and Paul Brannen, Labour MEPs for the North East of England...
14 August 2017
The number of unfilled NHS jobs in the North East has hit one in 55, The...
14 August 2017
We have long talked about the negative impact that leaving the Single Market...
01 August 2017
As a British MEP I belong to a critically endangered species up there with the...

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