Working Hard for North Durham

Kevan visits Live Well North East at St Bede’s in Sacriston

Kevan visits Live Well North East at St Bede’s in Sacriston

Kevan visited Live Well North East at St Bede's in Sacriston to learn about their Holiday Club. Live Well North East is a non-profit CIC that run a number of projects in the area including a Resilience Bootcamp which has secured funding from The National Lottery...

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Kevan visits Beamish Court, Stanley

Kevan visits Beamish Court, Stanley

Kevan visited Beamish Court, Stanley to meet with residents and with staff to discuss issues with the nearby Old Board School building. Despite being boarded up a number of times, the Old Board School is regularly broken into and recently the Fire Service had to...

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Selective Licensing for County Durham

Selective Licensing for County Durham

Kevan met with Durham County Council's Cabinet Portfolio-Holder for Housing, Cllr Kevin Shaw to discuss the Council's Housing Strategy and their plans to introduce Selective Licensing across County Durham. Under Selective Licensing, all Landlords would need to be...

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Kevan speaks on Mental Health Services

Kevan speaks on Mental Health Services

On Tuesday, Kevan contributed to the discussion on Children and Mental Health Services in Westminster Hall. Kevan stated that: "The point about finance is important in mental health. That point has been made over the years not only in respect of adult services, but in...

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Kevan visits Hitachi Rail Factory

Kevan visits Hitachi Rail Factory

Kevan Jones, Member of Parliament for North Durham visited the Hitachi Rail Factory at Newton Aycliffe for a tour of the facility and to learn more about their work. Hitachi is one of County Durham's largest employers, with over 900 employers. Kevan said: "It was a...

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Google Bus visits Stanley

Google Bus visits Stanley

Kevan visited PACT House to meet with volunteers and also to visit the Google Bus that was parked outside. He attended with Cllr Carole Hampson, Mayor of Stanley and is photographed with a member of the Google Bus Team who was providing a one-to-one session with Faye...

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Kevan visits Think Ahead Programme

Kevan visits Think Ahead Programme

Kevan visited the Think Ahead to meet mental health social workers trained through the programme. Think Ahead is a charity working in partnership with NHS and Local Authority community mental health services to improve efficiency and outcomes, by strengthening the...

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