Jamie Reed Calls Upon Government to Radically Improve Type 1 Diabetes Care

  West Cumbrian MP Jamie Reed is calling on the Government to invest more in research into Type 1 Diabetes.   This comes after an answer to a Written Parliamentary Question Mr Reed submitted revealed the Government does not know how much funding it has allocated to the research of this life-changing condition.   In … More Jamie Reed Calls Upon Government to Radically Improve Type 1 Diabetes Care

Copeland MP’s Speech to Parliament in Support of the Preservation of National Security

West Cumbrian MP Jamie Reed has spoken out in Parliament to support a motion relating to the renewal of the UK’s nuclear deterrent. In his speech, Jamie Reed reached out to those who do not support the retention and renewal of the UK’s nuclear deterrent. The Copeland MP, who is a member of the UK delegation … More Copeland MP’s Speech to Parliament in Support of the Preservation of National Security

Jamie Reed MP to the Prime Minister: Fulfill the Promises Made by Government About the West Cumberland Hospital

West Cumbrian MP Jamie Reed has written to the new Prime Minister, Theresa May, urging her to fulfil the promises made by Government in the aftermath of the Cumbria Shooting tragedy. In his letter, the Copeland MP explains that he appreciated Theresa May’s personal call as the then Home Secretary in June 2010 following the … More Jamie Reed MP to the Prime Minister: Fulfill the Promises Made by Government About the West Cumberland Hospital

Copeland MP Stands Up For Children Living With Cerebral Palsy

West Cumbrian MP Jamie Reed has this week sponsored an event in Parliament on behalf of Action Cerebral Palsy, for the launch of their new report ‘Variations in Care: An analysis of cerebral palsy provision’. Action Cerebral Palsy is a national consortium of specialist charities who work with children living with cerebral palsies and their … More Copeland MP Stands Up For Children Living With Cerebral Palsy

West Cumbrian MP Slams Government as Figures Reveal Over 126,000 People in Cumbria Unable to Access a GP Appointment Within a Week

New figures released by NHS England reveal that over 126,500 people in Cumbria, that’s around 23%, wait a week or more to speak to a GP or Nurse, or are unable to get an appointment at all. That’s an increase of around 3%, or almost 4,000 people, compared to the same figures published in July … More West Cumbrian MP Slams Government as Figures Reveal Over 126,000 People in Cumbria Unable to Access a GP Appointment Within a Week

Jamie Reed MP: “My Community Will Never Accept, Nor Forgive, Removal of Local Health Services”

West Cumbrian MP Jamie Reed has spoken out in Parliament, calling on Government to fulfil its responsibility to communities in West Cumbria by providing a truly National Health Service. Jamie Reed set out the challenges faced by the NHS in the area and expressed his concern about reports that the ongoing Success Regime are considering … More Jamie Reed MP: “My Community Will Never Accept, Nor Forgive, Removal of Local Health Services”

3,870 Women in Copeland Affected by State Pension Equalisation

West Cumbrian MP Jamie Reed has spoken of his concern that 3,870 women born on or after 6th April 1951 in his constituency have have been affected by the acceleration of the equalisation of the State Pension Age, a change that began in 1995 and was compounded in 2011. In Copeland, according to the independent … More 3,870 Women in Copeland Affected by State Pension Equalisation