Author: Grahame Morris

Member of Parliament for Easington

GRAHAME MORRIS MP SLAMS GOVERNMENT OVER “SHOCKING” CRIME RISE

Easington MP Grahame Morris has warned the Tories are ‘failing to protect the public’ after new figures revealed crime in the region is soaring, as Tory cuts sent police officer numbers nationwide to historic lows. In County Durham, violent crime rose by 45%, robberies rose by 49% and total recorded crime rose by 31%. Since…
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July 23, 2018 0

NHS at 70: Easington MP Pledge to Protect NHS for Future Generations

Easington MP Grahame Morris celebrated the 70th anniversary of the NHS with staff at Peterlee Community Hospital and called on Theresa May to back Labour’s pledge to protect the NHS for future generations: “The NHS remains one of Britain’s most cherished institutions and Labour’s greatest ever achievement. It has stood the test of time as…
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July 9, 2018 0

Local MP Grahame Morris pledges support to help carers be Healthy and Connected in East Durham for Carers Week 2018

Easington MP Grahame Morris attended a Carers Week speednetworking event with carers and charities in Westminster, pledging his support to unpaid carers locally. The event was in support of Carers Week, to celebrate and recognise the vital contribution made by the 6.5 million people across the UK who currently provide care and support to a…
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June 25, 2018 0

Grahame Morris MP talks about pavement parking dangers with Guide Dogs charity

MP dodges pavement parked cars in Parliament Grahame Morris MP visited a street scene set up in Parliament last week by the charity Guide Dogs to learn more about the challenges that people with sight loss face when walking the streets. At the event, the MP for Easington dodged a pavement parked car, stumbled across…
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June 22, 2018 0

Working with the RSPCA to help improve animal welfare in Easington

Grahame Morris MP attended the RSPCA’s annual drop-in in the House of Commons last week. As part of this, he heard directly from RSPCA Inspectors about their frontline work to protect animals in Easington and across the UK. At the event, the scale of animal cruelty complaints across County Durham were revealed. In 2017, the…
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June 18, 2018 0