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Phil Wilson MP visits PACT House in Stanley

Phil Wilson MP visits PACT House in Stanley

Kevan welcomed Phil Wilson MP on a visit to PACT House in Stanley. PACT House is a local charity that aims to provide a one stop shop for advice and support in a relaxed cafe atmosphere. Further information about PACT House is available on their Facebook Page...

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Kevan supports Invest in Durham Event in Parliament

Kevan supports Invest in Durham Event in Parliament

Kevan attended an event in Parliament to support investment in businesses in County Durham, with the Cllr Simon Henig, Leader of Durham County Council. Kevan said: "It is great to see the County Council supporting businesses in County Durham." Business Durham is an...

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Kevan supporting RSPB’s Let Nature Sing Campaign

Kevan supporting RSPB’s Let Nature Sing Campaign

Kevan attended an event in Parliament to Support the RSPB's Let Nature Sing Campaign with fellow MP, Catherine McKinnell. Since 1966 the UK has lost more than 40 million birds and the RSPB are trying to raise awareness about the decline of wildlife. Further...

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Kevan supports Veterans at Ease in Chester-le-Street

Kevan supports Veterans at Ease in Chester-le-Street

Kevan met with Veterans at Ease in Chester-le-Street to support their sponsored walk. Veterans at Ease provide support to veterans suffering from PTSD (Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder) and other mental health conditions. They were fundraising by doing a sponsored walk...

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Train Service Meeting

Train Service Meeting

Thank you to everyone that attended the latest public meeting on the Train Service at Chester-le-Street. I will keep everyone that attended updated on the issues that were raised. If you did not attend the meeting but would like to be kept updated, please contact me...

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Brexit Update

Brexit Update

On 3 April, the House considered the ‘Cooper Bill’, a Private Members Bill put forward by Yvette Cooper which instructs the Prime Minister to seek an extension to Article 50 and avoid a no-deal Brexit. I voted in favour of this Bill, as I feel that leaving without a...

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Brexit Update (05/04/19)

Brexit Update (05/04/19)

On 3 April, the House considered the ‘Cooper Bill’, a Private Members Bill put forward by Yvette Cooper which instructs the Prime Minister to seek an extension to Article 50 and avoid a no-deal Brexit. I voted in favour of this Bill, as I feel that leaving without a...

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Indicative Votes (01/04/19)

Indicative Votes (01/04/19)

Set out below are the motions that the House has voted on. Below each one, I have indicated how I voted:   (c) Customs Union Mr Kenneth Clarke Hilary Benn Dame Caroline Spelman That this House instructs the Government to: (1) ensure that any Withdrawal Agreement...

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Vote on 29.3.19 on Prime Minister’s EU Withdrawal Deal

Vote on 29.3.19 on Prime Minister’s EU Withdrawal Deal

Today I voted against the Prime Minister’s deal for a third time. The Prime Minister’s deal was defeated in the House of Commons today with 344 votes Against and 286 votes For. I am always happy to meet with constituents to discuss this matter further. If this would...

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