Grahame Morris MP

Member of Parliament for Easington

2017 Miners’ Gala – 133 years of a strong socialist community

Durham is approaching that time of the year again when all the brass bands are ready to march and people are booking up hotels. In fact, this year there are expected to be around 200,000 attendants, meaning that hotels have been sold out and camping has taken over, this could be the biggest gala yet.…
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June 27, 2017 0

Armed Forces Day

It is an honour to speak here today as the duly elected Member of Parliament for Easington and I am delighted to declare my support for our Forces, serving personnel and veterans and their families on Armed Forces Day. It is wonderful that we have a day that recognises the hard work, bravery and commitment…
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June 27, 2017 0

Grahame Morris pledges to be an arthritis champion

Grahame Morris has pledged to work alongside leading charity, Arthritis Research UK to represent the thousands of people in Easington living every day with the pain of arthritis. Arthritis is the single biggest cause of disability and pain across the country with 10 million people living with arthritis. and other musculoskeletal conditions such as back pain.…
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June 21, 2017 0

It’s time to take the fight to the Tories!

It has been a whirlwind of an election campaign and I’m extremely privileged to be back in Parliament! This election was quite clearly a rejection of cruel Tory policies and sent a message that they are not welcome in the North. I have waited my whole political life to stand on the 2017 Labour Manfiesto…
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June 19, 2017 0

Dissolution of Parliament

“I am not currently an MP, as Parliament has been dissolved until after the General Election.” If you would like more information regarding my re-election campaign please visit –  www.grahamemorris.org.uk If you would like to register to vote, closing date 22nd May, please visit –  www.gov.uk/register-to-vote


May 3, 2017 0

Stop animal cruelty are increasing in Durham

In 2015, the RSPCA investigated 3253 complaints about animal cruelty in the county, with this number increasing to 3388 complaints last year. Calls to the RSPCA’s 24-hour cruelty line rose by nearly 4% last year, averaging one call every 27 seconds.  While saddening that such incidences of animal cruelty are continuing in Durham, this does…
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April 12, 2017 0

Grahame Morris MP launches new weight awareness campaign for dogs.

Labour MP for Easington Grahame Morris helped launch a new weight awareness campaign devised by Dogs Trust in partnership with Durham County Council and Durham NHS today. The launch of Woof, Waggle and Waistline, which took place on Tuesday 11th April at Seaham Leisure Centre in County Durham, will be the first of many community…
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April 11, 2017 0

Energy Impact Awards

NEA and British Gas have now launched this year’s Energy Impact Award scheme with a first prize of £10,000, and two runner-up prizes of £5,000 and £2,500 recognising and rewarding innovation and best practice. The Energy Impact Award Scheme will recognise innovation and best practice amongst agencies running projects that focus on energy and tackling…
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April 11, 2017 0

Re-elect Len McCluskey!

I have been a member of Unite since I first started to work and am now the Chair of the Unite group in Parliament. I have seen first hand the hard work Unite members have put into ensuring Labour victories across the country and the incredible leadership Len McCluskey has shown. Len has proudly led Unite…
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April 10, 2017 0