Around the Region

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

The unexpected election is upon us. Today, across the UK, local councils will be sending out postal votes for the European elections on Thursday 23rd May, an election...
15 April 2019
North East Labour MEPs, Jude Kirton-Darling and Paul Brannen, have endorsed a...
12 April 2019
Our region has had a Labour voice in the European Parliament for the past 40...
27 March 2019
This is a Brexit-free column.  Not because the issue is unimportant and not...
04 March 2019
The 'Brexit bribe' for poorer towns falls short of fixing what Tory austerity...
26 February 2019
The wolf is an emotive animal whose presence in our lives - while not physical...
25 February 2019
Today the North East England Nature Partnership (NEENP) announced the...
12 February 2019
It’s human nature to concentrate on today’s problem rather than tomorrow’s.  At...
24 January 2019
The European Commission has today called on the UK Government to resolve the...
07 January 2019
Jude Kirton-Darling, Labour MEP for the North East of England, has joined a...
18 December 2018
I didn’t stay at Norham High School in North Shields long enough to take up the...


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