Jamie Reed MP: Government Ministers Insult Our Community

West Cumbrian MP Jamie Reed has criticised Andrea Leadsom’s decision to cancel a long arranged meeting with the Civil Nuclear Police Federation, at thirty five minutes’ notice. The meeting had been scheduled to discuss a number of pressing issues facing the Civil Nuclear Constabulary which affect many of Mr Reed’s constituents working at the Sellafield … More Jamie Reed MP: Government Ministers Insult Our Community

Jamie Reed MP Leads West Cumbrian Health Campaigners to Department of Health

Jamie Reed MP has today led a delegation of West Cumbrian Health campaigners to the Department of Health, to meet with Ben Gummer MP, Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Care Quality. The meeting was arranged following Jeremy Hunt’s cancellation of his scheduled meeting with the group at short notice. Campaigners Mahesh Dhebar, Rachel Holliday, … More Jamie Reed MP Leads West Cumbrian Health Campaigners to Department of Health

Copeland MP Slams Jeremy Hunt’s Refusal to Meet Hospital Campaigners

West Cumbrian MP Jamie Reed has launched a scathing attack on the Health Secretary, Jeremy Hunt, who has cancelled his meeting with West Cumbrian Hospital Campaigners at short notice. The meeting was arranged after Jeremy Hunt’s refusal to visit Jamie Reed’s constituency to see for himself the unique challenges facing the NHS in West Cumbria. … More Copeland MP Slams Jeremy Hunt’s Refusal to Meet Hospital Campaigners

Referendum Result: “I will work night and day to ensure that the plans for our area continue and that our prosperity is secured” – Jamie Reed MP

West Cumbrian MP, Jamie Reed, has reacted to the result of the referendum on continued UK membership of the European Union. Britain voted yesterday (23rd June) to leave the European Union. 51.9% of voters decided to leave, whilst 48.1% voted to remain.  The Prime Minister has announced his resignation and the Conservative Party is expected … More Referendum Result: “I will work night and day to ensure that the plans for our area continue and that our prosperity is secured” – Jamie Reed MP

Cumbrian Politicians Back Whitehaven Bid to Host Great Exhibition of the North

West Cumbrian MP Jamie Reed, has co-ordinated a letter, signed by Cumbrian Parliamentarians, in support of Whitehaven’s bid to host the Great Exhibition of the North. The Great Exhibition of the North will be a two month exhibition to celebrate the best of art, culture and design across the northern regions. A Government contribution of … More Cumbrian Politicians Back Whitehaven Bid to Host Great Exhibition of the North

Brexit: It won’t stop immigration, it will harm our local NHS and it poses massive risks to the Moorside project – Jamie Reed MP

Jamie Reed MP has addressed the people of Copeland and West Cumbria directly ahead of Thursday’s referendum on continued UK membership of the EU. Speaking in a Parliamentary debate on the economic benefits of EU membership, the Copeland MP declared that “I want to speak to my constituents today”.   Addressing the damaging effect that the … More Brexit: It won’t stop immigration, it will harm our local NHS and it poses massive risks to the Moorside project – Jamie Reed MP

Copeland MP: EU Membership Crucial to Local Health Services

West Cumbrian MP Jamie Reed has today warned that a British exit from the European Union would damage the NHS. Jamie Reed raised the importance of NHS staff from other European countries. There are currently 55,750 EU/EEA staff working in the NHS, and 5,057 of them are working in the NHS in the North West.  … More Copeland MP: EU Membership Crucial to Local Health Services

Jamie Reed MP Thanks Community for Marathon Support

West Cumbrian MP Jamie Reed has issued a heartfelt thanks to all those members of the community who have sponsored him for running the London Marathon in April. The Copeland MP has now completed his fundraising drive, and has successfully raised over £2,650 for the Junior Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF). This news comes during National … More Jamie Reed MP Thanks Community for Marathon Support

Copeland MP: Government Must Utilise Britain’s Plutonium Stockpile as an Asset

Jamie Reed MP has this morning raised the issue of plutonium disposition in Parliament. Speaking in a Westminster Hall debate that he secured, the Copeland MP who is a member of the Energy and Climate Change Select Committee and a Vice Chair of the All Party Parliamentary Group on Nuclear, called on Government to bring … More Copeland MP: Government Must Utilise Britain’s Plutonium Stockpile as an Asset

Jamie Reed MP Secures Parliamentary Debate on Plutonium Disposition

West Cumbrian MP Jamie Reed has secured a Westminster Hall Debate to raise the issue of Plutonium Disposition with Government. The United Kingdom currently stores around 140 tonnes of civil plutonium at the Sellafield site in Jamie Reed’s constituency. This is the largest civil reactor grade plutonium stockpile anywhere in the world. The debate will take … More Jamie Reed MP Secures Parliamentary Debate on Plutonium Disposition