Grahame Morris MP

Member of Parliament for Easington

College Funding (Westminster Hall)

I thank the Petitions Committee for facilitating this important debate and thank my hon. Friend Daniel Zeichner for introducing it. I apologise for my intermittent coughing; I am afraid I have Brexit fever—it has affected us all in different ways. I shall persevere and press on regardless. I will highlight some particular points that apply…
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January 22, 2019 0

MP welcomes Horden Rail Station green light

Easington MP Grahame Morris spoke of his delight after Horden Rail Station passed final planning approval by Durham County Council. The exciting plans to build the new £10.55 million station on the Durham Coast Line will see the creation of two 100 metre platforms, an accessible footbridge, shelters, a 136-space car park and bus stops.…
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January 11, 2019 0

PETITION: School Funding Crisis

I am delighted to support the National Association of Head Teachers’ School Funding Crisis petition calling for our schools to be properly funded and resourced. The government is wrong to see education as a cost to be cut. Schools, teachers and education are an investment, raising the aspirations and life chances of our children. Please stand up for our schools…
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December 6, 2018 0

GRAHAME MORRIS MP THANKS LOCAL POSTMEN AND WOMEN AS THEY GEAR UP TO DELIVER A FIRST CLASS CHRISTMAS

Grahame Morris passed on early Christmas greetings to postmen and women at Seaham Royal Mail Sorting Office Christmas is Royal Mail’s busiest time of the year and Grahame saw the hard work and dedication of local postal workers to sort and deliver festive parcels, cards and letters The last recommended posting dates for Christmas are: …
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November 30, 2018 0

Easington MP backs campaign for faster treatment against the most aggressive forms of cancer

Grahame Morris MP has pledged his support to Pancreatic Cancer UK’s campaign demanding faster treatment for people with pancreatic cancer – one in four patients with the disease die within a month of diagnosis making it the quickest killing cancer. The charity is calling for the Government and devolved administrations to set a new ambition…
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November 26, 2018 0

MP backs Veterans Christmas lunch initiative

Easington MP Grahame Morris has backed a festive initiative by local business Taste Buds, Seaham, who will by providing Christmas lunch for veterans and the wider community who would otherwise be alone this Christmas. Taste Buds is a local catering business based on The Avenue, Seaham. Owners Tracey and Matthew Elves wanted to support our…
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November 23, 2018 0

Response to Vbites purchase of former Walkers Crisps plant

Easington MP Grahame Morris commenting on the announcement of Vbites purchase of the former Walkers Crisps plant, said: “I am delighted at the prospect of food manufacturing returning to Peterlee and the ambition of Heather Mills and the Vbites brand to make our region the Silicon Valley of vegan food production. I look forward to…
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November 20, 2018 0