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Taxpayers count the cost as County Council forks out £2.6 million for pothole damage
06 May 2014
More than £2.6 million has been paid out in compensation to drivers and pedestrians across Staffordshire in recent years because of damage caused by the county’s deteriorating roads and pavements.
Higher university tuition fees a disaster, says Newcastle MP
28 Apr 2014
'Higher university tuition fees a disaster' - Paul Farrelly MP
Twickenham run-out raises over £15,000 for rugby injured
19 Apr 2014
A combined veterans team from Newcastle and newly promoted Trentham were pipped at the post by a Parliamentary rugby squad, organised by local MP Paul Farrelly, this week in a hard-fought encounter at Twickenham stadium.
MP presses Government and UK Coal to shelve open cast coal plans for Bignall End
11 Apr 2014
Newcastle’s Labour MP Paul Farrelly has called on Energy Minister Michael Fallon and the Chief Executive of cash-strapped UK Coal to scrap plans for a controversial opencast coal mine at Great Oak in the village of Bignall End in his constituency.
Osborne throws pension caution to the wind for Budget headlines
24 Mar 2014
In last week’s Budget, after a series of gaffes in previous years, the Chancellor waited right until the end of his speech to lob a large brick into Britain’s pensions pond, creating waves that might yet do more harm than good.
MP calls for improvements in thrombosis services
14 Mar 2014
Paul Farrelly, Newcastle’s Labour MP, has added his voice to calls for better awareness and improved management of thrombosis - a major cause of strokes and heart attacks in the UK.
Newcastle’s MP backs ‘demo’ against Staffordshire youth service cuts
13 Feb 2014
Newcastle’s Labour MP Paul Farrelly has warned that a radical shake-up of youth services in Staffordshire could result in the closure of youth centres, wide-ranging job losses and an end to the funding of key community projects.
Staffordshire libraries face £1.5 million cuts in Tory U-turn
11 Feb 2014
Libraries across Staffordshire are bracing themselves for £1.5 million plus of cuts over the next three years, as the County’s Conservative Council drops its commitment against closures.
Newcastle’s MP slams County over disability day care centres, opposes Kidgrove closure
13 Jan 2014
Newcastle-under-Lyme’s Labour MP Paul Farrelly has joined families in opposing Staffordshire County Council’s planned closure of the day service at Kidsgrove for adults with learning difficulties.
Ibstock Brick donation a fillip for Chesterton housing project
06 Dec 2013
A run-down site at the heart of a neighborhood housing development is due to be transformed into a communal garden thanks to a donation by Chesterton brick manufacturers Ibstock.
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