Jamie Reed MP Welcomes £40,000 Sport England Support for Copeland Clubs Affected by Flooding

West Cumbrian MP Jamie Reed has today welcomed the news that eight clubs in Copeland have been awarded a total of £41,182 from Sport England’s Flood Relief Fund to help with the Storm Desmond clear up operation. The winter storms and floods devastated homes, businesses and infrastructure across Cumbria and also had major impact on … More Jamie Reed MP Welcomes £40,000 Sport England Support for Copeland Clubs Affected by Flooding

BUDGET 2016: Local MP Stands Up for Cumbria in Scathing Attack on Government

You can watch the full video of my speech in the debate here: http://parliamentlive.tv/event/index/dd35a56b-0f88-4987-82ed-1b46a4b66145?in=20:31:29&out=22:38:58 Jamie Reed hits out at Government’s ‘national vision that balances the books on the backs of the poorest and most in need’ The MP also criticises budget for lack of support for health services in Cumbria, including at the West Cumberland … More BUDGET 2016: Local MP Stands Up for Cumbria in Scathing Attack on Government

Jamie Reed MP Commends the Work of Hospice at Home West Cumbria

West Cumbrian MP Jamie Reed has commended the work of award winning local charity, Hospice at Home West Cumbria, at a the GSK Impact Awards. The Awards Reception, which was held in Parliament by GSK and The King’s Fund, showcased the successes of a network of award winning health charities. The event also saw the … More Jamie Reed MP Commends the Work of Hospice at Home West Cumbria

BUDGET 2016: West Cumbria Has Been ‘Left Out and Let Down’

West Cumbrian MP, Jamie Reed has warned that the Chancellor’s 2016 Budget has ignored the pressing need for investment in infrastructure and key services in Cumbria. The Budget contained no investment for the A595 and no support for the local NHS.  This comes as Copeland MP, Jamie Reed, wrote to the Chancellor prior to the … More BUDGET 2016: West Cumbria Has Been ‘Left Out and Let Down’

Infrastructure Investment Crucial for Cumbria

Following the publication of High Speed North, the latest report into the Northern Powerhouse by the National Infrastructure Commission, West Cumbrian MP, Jamie Reed has again insisted that significant investment in the road network in Cumbria is crucial for the county. The report contains only one reference to Cumbria and that is to reference Cumbria’s … More Infrastructure Investment Crucial for Cumbria

West Cumbrian MP Calls on Community to Join the Army of 1108 Local Stem Cell Donors

West Cumbrian MP Jamie Reed and the charity Anthony Nolan are searching for more local lifesavers in Copeland to join the Anthony Nolan stem cell donor register and help in the fight against blood cancer. The charity has revealed that, in Copeland, there are now more than 1108 selfless people willing to donate their stem … More West Cumbrian MP Calls on Community to Join the Army of 1108 Local Stem Cell Donors

Tory Dental Charges: A Kick in the Teeth for Patients

Copeland MP, Jamie Reed has slammed the Government’s latest hike on dental treatment charges.  In a statement to Parliament, the Government announced the latest rise in the cost of treatment. The announcement means that the cost of the most expensive treatment, Band 3, will now be £233.70 from April.  This is £35.70 more expensive than … More Tory Dental Charges: A Kick in the Teeth for Patients