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Newcastle’s MP calls for action on ‘crippling’ student living costs as top priority after universities review

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Newcastle’s Labour MP Paul Farrelly has urged the Government to move swiftly to improve support for students and families facing ruinous living costs, as it finally published its year-long review into the future of higher and further education.

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Newcastle MP hosts the Childhood Eye Cancer Trust for their very first Parliamentary event

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Newcastle’s MP Paul Farrelly recently hosted the Childhood Eye Cancer Trust to help raise greater awareness of retinoblastoma, a rare form of eye cancer.

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Newcastle’s MP calls for Brexit Rethink and People’s Vote

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This week, Paul contributed to the debate over different options for our future relationship with the European Union, reiterating his position that withdrawal, certainly with ‘no deal’, is an enormous act of self-harm to our country.

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Newcastle’s MP urges NHS to secure a full future for Bradwell Community Hospital

Newcastle

Newcastle’s MP Paul Farrelly has urged local NHS chiefs to commit to providing a full range of health services at Bradwell, including re-opening wards to rehabilitate patients after they leave the area’s main Royal Stoke University Hospital.

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Newcastle’s MP urges fair care and treatment for eating disorder patients in North Staffs

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Newcastle’s MP Paul Farrelly has urged our local NHS to put to an end, finally, the ‘postcode lottery’ that unfairly discriminates against anorexia and other eating disorder patients in North Staffordshire, compared with sufferers in other parts of the County.

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Newcastle’s MP calls for road safety review following tragic road accident at Betley

Newcastle

Newcastle’s MP, Paul Farrelly, has called for an urgent review of road safety on the A531 road through Betley following a tragic accident in which a young rap artist died on his way to a performance at the Keele University Students’ Union.

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DCMS Committee slates Facebook, Fake News and Foreign Election Interference

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The Digital, Culture, Media and Sport Committee has published its final report on Disinformation and ‘fake news’.

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Newcastle-under-Lyme celebrates reaching £5million in National Lottery funding

Newcastle

Thanks to National Lottery players, over £5million has now been raised to support 80 community heritage projects across the borough of Newcastle-under-Lyme.

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Newcastle MP Paul Farrelly signs Holocaust Educational Trust Book of Commitment

Westminster

This week Paul signed the Holocaust Educational Trust’s Book of Commitment, in doing so pledging his commitment again to Holocaust Memorial Day and honouring those who were murdered during the Holocaust as well as paying tribute to the extraordinary Holocaust survivors who work tirelessly to educate young people today.

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Cross-party letter calls for Theresa May to rule out No Deal in the event her negotiated deal is rejected.

Westminster

Well done Caroline Spelman and Jack Dromey, cross-party, for organising this letter signed by 218 MPs who are really concerned about a crash-out, roll the dice, ‘no deal’ exit from our 45 year partnership with our neighbours on the European continent...

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