Copeland MP Takes Hospital Fight to House of Commons

Jamie Reed, Member of Parliament for Copeland, has taken the fight to retain services and improve access to care at West Cumberland Hospital directly to the Government in a debate in the House of Commons.   On securing the debate, the local MP said last week, “Longstanding concerns at West Cumberland Hospital are well known, … More Copeland MP Takes Hospital Fight to House of Commons

CUMBRIA FLOODS: ‘Get Flood Relief from EU’ – Copeland MP Tells PM

In the wake of the devastation caused by the recent flooding, Copeland MP, Jamie Reed has written to the Prime Minister urging the Government to apply for relief funding from the European Union. In 2002, following devastating floods in Central Europe, the EU set up a European Union Solidarity Fund in order to respond to … More CUMBRIA FLOODS: ‘Get Flood Relief from EU’ – Copeland MP Tells PM

Copeland MP Secures Debate on Health Services in West Cumbria

In the wake of the destruction and disruption caused by the recent flooding, Copeland MP Jamie Reed has secured a debate in Parliament on access to health services in West Cumbria. The disruption caused by the flooding led to Cumberland Infirmary, Carlisle to be powered by a back-up generator leading to cancellations of appointments.  The … More Copeland MP Secures Debate on Health Services in West Cumbria

CUMBRIA FLOODS: Reed Calls for Cumbria Infrastructure & Resilience Commission

In the wake of the devastating floods in Cumbria following Storm Desmond, Copeland MP, Jamie Reed has called on the Government to create a special Commission with the powers to investigate, plan and fund improvements to Cumbria’s physical infrastructure and flood resilience. He argues that while the clean-up operation and ensuring public safety must be … More CUMBRIA FLOODS: Reed Calls for Cumbria Infrastructure & Resilience Commission

REVEALED: Scale of Government Cuts to Education in Cumbria

Copeland MP uncovers scale of cuts Funding per pupil in Cumbria has fallen in each year since 2010 Capital Funding has fallen by £60 million despite multiple requests for funding Pupil Premium funding also set to fall Jamie Reed, Member of Parliament for Copeland has uncovered the scale of the cuts the Government has imposed … More REVEALED: Scale of Government Cuts to Education in Cumbria