Entries by Sam

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MP writes to Avonmouth, Shire and Lawrence Weston residents

6000 letters from Darren Jones MP will be delivered to residents across Avonmouth, Lawrence Weston, Shirehampton and parts of Sea Mills and Coombe Dingle. The letter updates constituents on Darren’s work in the area including tackling flies as well as his North Bristol Transport Plan and Brexit. A significant number of constituents in the area […]

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Darren continues to support Bristol’s Cystic Fibrosis patients

MP for Bristol North West, Darren Jones has continued to fight for access to Orkambi for the 10,400 people with Cystic Fibrosis in the UK. Following multiple communications supported by Darren last year, the MP has co-signed new letters to Vertex Pharmaceuticals and the Secretary of State for Health and Social, Matt Hancock,  requesting both parties urgently sit down together […]

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Darren calls for independent inquiry into UAE death

MP for Bristol North West, Darren Jones signed a cross-party letter calling on the UAE to allow independent investigations into the death of a female prisoner from breast cancer. The letter was published in the Guardian on 29th July and can be found here. Darren said: “I’ve signed a cross-party letter in The Guardian calling […]

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Darren meets XR and signs Green Deal Pledge

Darren Jones MP for Bristol North West has pledged to support Labour’s Green Deal and also met with local members of the environmental campaign group Extinction Rebellion.  Labour for a Green Deal envisions a zero-carbon society. A Green New Deal aims to transform the economy through unprecedented investment in technology, infrastructure and people. This includes: Commitment […]

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Darren signs Child Trafficking pledge

MP for Bristol North West, Darren Jones has signed ECPAT UK’s (Every Child Protected Against Trafficking) pledge calling for Stable Futures for all child victims of trafficking. Darren said: “Child victims of trafficking are just like other young people, with hopes and dreams for the future. While they may have experienced unimaginable trauma, they are […]