Grahame Morris MP

Member of Parliament for Easington

Celebrating Jack Dormand Care Home Outstanding CQC Rating

The Jack Dormand care home are celebrating following an inspection by the CQC in December 2017. The care home was rated as ‘Outstanding’ by the CQC. Jack Dormand accommodates up to 43 people with nursing care needs, including those living with dementia. The CQC noted the innovative ways of improving the social and communication skills of people with social…
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May 25, 2018 0

Murton Dementia Cafe

Dementia Action Week takes place between the 21st and the 27th of May. The goal of Dementia Action Week is to encourage people to take action to improve the lives of those affected by dementia, working to create a dementia-friendly UK where those with dementia do not feel excluded. There are 850,000 people in the…
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May 25, 2018 0

A different approach to drugs policy

It is a pleasure to serve under your chairmanship, Sir Christopher. I congratulate my right hon. Friend the Member for Delyn (David Hanson) on securing this important debate. In the short time that I have, I want to make a particular appeal to the Minister. The approach to these new psychoactive substances unfortunately is repeating…
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May 24, 2018 0

MP praises local pupils getting a taste of university

Easington MP Grahame Morris visited pupils at St Bede’s Catholic Comprehensive School & Byron Sixth Form College this week to hear about their progress as part of The Scholars Programme – a prestigious national scheme which gives school pupils an opportunity to experience university-style learning. The programme recruits, trains and places PhD researchers in non-selective…
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May 23, 2018 0

Easington MP backs new law to protect Emergency Workers

Grahame Morris MP for Easington has expressed his support for a new law that would offer more protection for police, firefighters and NHS workers in Easington from sexual assault. Grahame has given his support to a new law being proposed by Chris Bryant MP, which for the first time would make it an aggravated offence to sexual assault an emergency worker. It…
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April 27, 2018 0

Protecting East Durham’s historic church buildings and settings

Grahame Morris (Easington) To ask the right hon. Member for Meriden, representing the Church Commissioners, what recent discussions the Church of England has had with local authorities on protecting historic church buildings and settings. St Mary’s the Virgin – www.spiritinstone.co.uk/st-mary-the-virgin If you would like to comment on the planning application affecting St Mary’s the Virgin…
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April 26, 2018 0