Working Hard for North Durham

Kevan attends Aerospace Event in Parliament

Kevan attends Aerospace Event in Parliament

Kevan attended an event organised by ADS and the Aerospace Growth Partnership at the House of Commons to highlight the value of the UK aerospace to national prosperity through supporting local jobs and skills. At the event, Kevan heard about the Future Flight...

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Kevan meets community garden volunteers

Kevan meets community garden volunteers

Kevan Jones, Member of Parliament for North Durham, met volunteers working hard on a new community garden at the Fulforth Centre in Sacriston. The garden has been funded by partners including Sacriston Parish Council, local County Councillors Heather Liddle and Simon...

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Kevan attends Catchgate Mental Health Celebration Day

Kevan attends Catchgate Mental Health Celebration Day

Kevan attended Catchgate Primary School in Annfield Plain to support their Mental Health Celebration Day. Catchgate Primary School were accredited with the Wellbeing Award for Schools (WAS) in April. They are the first school in Co Durham to receive the Award, which...

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Thousands raised for Children’s Cancer Charity

Thousands raised for Children’s Cancer Charity

A sell-out concert in Chester le Street has raised nearly two thousand pounds for a charity offering holidays to children with cancer and their families. The event has been held annually for five years, and was organised by local resident Alan Taylor. Over £1800 was...

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Parliamentary & Health Service Ombudsman visited Co Durham

Parliamentary & Health Service Ombudsman visited Co Durham

Kevan met with Rob Behrens CBE, the Parliamentary & Health Service Ombudsman to discuss mental health in County Durham. As well as talks at County Hall, Kevan also took the Ombudsman to meet volunteers at the Waddington Street Centre in Durham, and the Just for...

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Kevan hosts Mental Health Foundation Event in Parliament

Kevan hosts Mental Health Foundation Event in Parliament

Kevan hosted an event for the Mental Health Foundation in Parliament for the launch of their Body Image Report. The event took place during Mental Health Awareness week and was attended by Jackie Doyle-Price MP, the Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Mental...

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Kevan backs pupils’ campaign on road safety

Kevan backs pupils’ campaign on road safety

Kevan Jones MP visited Nettlesworth Primary School to help unveil a new banner encouraging motorists to drive safely. Pupils from the Rights Respecting Council at the school wrote to Kevan about speeding traffic on the busy road past the school, and their fears that...

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