“Unacceptable scandal” as WCH is threatened with power cuts

28th May 2014 Copeland MP and Shadow Health Minister, Jamie Reed has responded to the publication of Freedom of Information requests that have revealed that the West Cumberland Hospital was recently forced into such financial distress that it was threatened with the disconnection of its electricity supply.Jamie Reed said: “Patients will be rightly concerned over … More “Unacceptable scandal” as WCH is threatened with power cuts

Mayoral election should be held at the same time as the General Election

23rd May 2014Copeland MP, Jamie Reed has called on the Government to hold the election for a directly-elected Mayor in Copeland on the same day as the General Election in 2015. Following the referendum which resulted in a majority of voters voting in favour of establishing a directly-elected Mayor in Copeland, Jamie Reed MP has … More Mayoral election should be held at the same time as the General Election

Public Meeting to discuss the future of Millom Hospital

13th May 2014Following on from his meeting with Cumbria Partnership Foundation Trust, Copeland MP and Shadow Health Minister, Jamie Reed is hosting a public meeting to ensure the public can have their say on the future of the hospital. The meeting will be held at the Beggar’s Theatre, Market Square in Millom at 5pm on … More Public Meeting to discuss the future of Millom Hospital

Moorside land deal paves way for new nuclear in West Cumbria

1st May 2014 Copeland MP Jamie Reed has welcomed the completed land deal between the Nuclear Decommissioning Authority, Toshiba and its partner GDF Suez on the key commercial terms of an updated option agreement for land in the NDA’s ownership at Moorside near Sellafield in West Cumbria.  Jamie Reed said: “This is a critical step forward in … More Moorside land deal paves way for new nuclear in West Cumbria