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MP spearheads village crackdown on speeding drivers

Newcastle MP Paul Farrelly has joined safety-conscious residents in a campaign to stop dangerous drivers speeding through their village.

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£1 million plan to combat landfill gases welcomed by MP

Newcastle MP Paul Farrelly has welcomed a £1 million investment programme to stem noxious smells from the Walley’s quarry landfill site at Knutton.

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Industrial ‘gem’ threatened by coalition cuts, warns MP

Campaigners fighting to prevent one of Britain’s oldest industrial museums from closure have won the support of Newcastle MP Paul Farrelly.

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Government accused of dithering over Chesterton youth centre grant

Newcastle MP Paul Farrelly has accused the coalition government of causing six months of uncertainty before finally approving funding for a £4.4 million youth centre at Chesterton.

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£100,000 boost for Knutton as Labour’s regeneration legacy pays off

One of Newcastle’s priority areas for regeneration is to receive a further £100,000 boost thanks to the legacy of Labour’s long-term commitment to helping local communities in our area.

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Garden celebrates Silverdale’s mining heritage

Paul joined civic leaders, teachers and pupils at Silverdale Primary School to celebrate the unveiling of a memorial garden marking the village’s historic links with coal mining.

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Newcastle’s MP welcomes refusal of Tesco Trent Vale

Newcastle’s Labour MP Paul Farrelly today applauded the decision to reject supermarket giant Tesco’s plans to nearly double the size of its store along the A34 at Trent Vale.

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MP demands safety measures at new roundabout

Newcastle MP Paul Farrelly has called for a pedestrian crossing to be installed at a newly constructed roundabout to address local concerns over child safety.

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Paul stands up for the Old Brown Jug

One of Newcastle’s oldest town centre pubs – the Old Brown Jug – has won the support of local MP Paul Farrelly in its fight to carry on playing live music.

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Boost for rural jobs and business

Newcastle’s rural economy – which sustains hundreds of jobs and businesses across the Borough – received a boost with the opening of NFU’s Mutual’s new offices in Betley.

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