Emma Meets with Tyne Tunnel 2 Executives

Emma Meets with Tyne Tunnel 2 Executives

Last week, I met with the Chief Exec and Operations Manager of Tyne Tunnel 2 to raise concerns following a spike in complaints about the tunnel operators since the introduction of the controversial “pay later” scheme. I have to agree with many of the complaints, I...
Catching up with Beach Access North East

Catching up with Beach Access North East

Recently I was delighted to meet up with Beach Access North East (BANE), a charity with a mission to provide wheelchair users with access to our spectacular beaches across the North East. Back in 2018 I along with BANE started a campaign to bring these specially...
The Government Must Give Mineworkers a Fair Deal

The Government Must Give Mineworkers a Fair Deal

Last year, I co-signed a letter alongside 45 other MPs representing coalfield communities calling for the Government to give members of the Mineworkers’ Pension Scheme a fair deal. However, Chancellor Rishi Sunak recently chose to ignore our concerns by announcing...
Attending the Travel Day of Action Campaign

Attending the Travel Day of Action Campaign

Yesterday I had the pleasure of joining campaigners outside of Parliament for the Travel Day of Action, fighting against the Government’s handling of covid travel restrictions. I met with South Shields based travel agent, Graeme Brett, owner of Westoe Travel to...