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Member of Parliament for Easington

Citizens Advice: 80 Years of Service

On the 9th September, Citizens Advice will celebrate 80 years of service. In County Durham, the first office was opened on the 13th September 1939. The Ministry of Information released the above film in 1942, and below is a history of Citizens Advice. Thank you to all the staff and volunteers who have supported millions…
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September 9, 2019 0

Work Till You Drop

The Centre for Social Justice, Iain Duncan Smith’s right-wing Conservative Think Tank, which championed Universal Credit, is calling for the State Pension Age to rise to 75 by 2035. The CSJ’s recommendation: “The SPA (state pension age) should better reflect the longer life expectancies that we now enjoy and be used to support the fiscal…
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August 22, 2019 0

MP Caseworker Surgery (August)

Meet Grahame’s caseworkers for advice on a range of issues. No need to book, these are drop-in events each of which run from 1pm-3pm 1st August: East Durham Trust, Community House, Yoden Road, Peterlee County Durham, SR8 5DP 15th August: Easington Social Welfare, Seaside Lane, Easington Colliery, County Durham, SR8 3PL 29th August:  Seaham  Sea …
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July 23, 2019 0

Easington Homestay Drop-In Timetable

The latest addition of Easington Homestay drop-in timetable. Open to all residents with housing related issues.


July 22, 2019 0

(Video) Justice Questions: Prison Staff Safety

Question 3: Grahame Morris (Easington) What assessment he has made of the adequacy of health and safety for prison staff.


July 9, 2019 0

Armed Forces Day 2019

Armed Forces Day is a chance to show our support for the men and women who make up the Armed Forces community: from currently serving troops to Service families, veterans and cadets. It is wonderful to have a day which recognises the hard work, bravery and commitment of the forces community but we must ensure…
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July 1, 2019 0