Archive | November 2014

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Keeping the NHS out of the TTIP Trade Deal

Keeping the NHS out of the TTIP Trade Deal

On Friday Parliament will vote on Clive Efford MPs bill to stop NHS privatisation via the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partneship (TTIP ) . I’ve received emails from a number of people living in Aberconwy on this issue and can assure them that were I in Parliament I would vote in favour of this bill […]

Channel 4 Political Slot

I was lucky enough to have the opportunity to film the Channel 4 political slot from glorious Aberconwy.  You can see the film here: And here are some photos from the filming day:

Speaking to Labour Party conference – September 2014

I was lucky enough to be called to speak at Labour Party conference in Manchester. I spoke about poverty in rural and coastal communities: the effects of the bedroom tax in villages where there was no other accommodation to move to; cuts to rural bus services making a trip to the local doctors surgery or […]