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Darren writes to Health Secretary on Social Care

Following widespread concern that implementing the NHS Long Term Plan will be hamstrung by staff shortages, Darren has written to the Government asking them to ensure that the forthcoming Social Care Green Party does not befall the same fate. Current consensus around the content of the Green Paper indicates that implementing it will require a […]

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Darren asks for Climate Change debate

Time is increasingly running out to tackle climate change, with the UN stating that there is only 12 years left before the world suffer disastrous levels of damage as a result of it. In light of this and similar advice from the UK’s Climate Change Committee, Darren demanded a main House of Commons debate on […]

Darren relaunches Labour Friends of India

Writing on Facebook, Darren said One of my national roles is co-chairing my party’s relationship between the UK and India. It was great to welcome the new High Commissioner and her India in UK (High Commission of India, London) team to our Labour Friends of India event this evening. India is now the fastest growing economy in […]

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Darren pledges to be HealthTech savvy

Darren has pledged to be HealthTech Savvy. Writing on Facebook, he said: There is life outside of Brexit! Here I am pledging to become HealthTech Savvy. The HealthTech sector employs 100,000 people and generates nearly £18bn in annual turnover, and plays a key role in supporting the NHS to deliver care.

Darren receives reply to animal farming concerns

Darren recently held a House of Commons debate on Concentrated Animal Feeding Operations and their increase in the UK. Concentrated Animal Feeding Operations are where large numbers of animals are kept in relatively confined conditions. They can have negative animal health, human health and environmental impacts. You can watch Darren’s speech and the Government’s reply […]

Policy Pods 2: Vital Brexit Deadlines

  Since my election, I’ve been working really hard to bring politics as close to my constituents as possible. My coffee mornings, pub politics and weekly Facebook Live events have proven really popular, and constituents have fed back that they like having a bit more detail in explaining why something is the way it is. […]

Policy Pods 1: Introduction

  Since my election, I’ve been working really hard to bring politics as close to my constituents as possible. My coffee mornings, pub politics and weekly Facebook Live events have proven really popular, and constituents have fed back that they like having a bit more detail in explaining why something is the way it is. […]