Jamie Reed MP: I stand shoulder to shoulder with my community to protect local Health Services

West Cumbrian MP Jamie Reed has today responded to the preferred options, as published by the West, North and East Cumbria Success Regime, on the future of local Health Services. The Success Regime, which has been appointed by Government to find solutions to the problems faced by Cumbria’s challenged Health economy, published its formal consultation … More Jamie Reed MP: I stand shoulder to shoulder with my community to protect local Health Services

First ‘Women in Leadership’ Event an Inspirational Day

The first ‘Women in Leadership’ event, hosted last week by West Cumbrian MP Jamie Reed, was a great success in encouraging and inspiring an audience of local young women. The day, which was held at the Whitehaven Civil Hall and sponsored by Sellafield and Virgin Trains, was an event of talks, activities and question and … More First ‘Women in Leadership’ Event an Inspirational Day

Jamie Reed MP Hosts Important Public Meeting on the Future of Health Services in West Cumbria

West Cumbrian MP Jamie Reed has yesterday evening hosted a public meeting, in Whitehaven, on the future of Health Services in West Cumbria.  The meeting, which was attended by hundreds of members of the public, gave local people the opportunity to put their questions and comments to the Chair of the West, North and East … More Jamie Reed MP Hosts Important Public Meeting on the Future of Health Services in West Cumbria

Copeland MP raises West Cumberland Hospital switchboard change with Trust

West Cumbrian MP Jamie Reed, has written to the Chief Executive of the North Cumbria University Hospitals Trust, seeking answers on behalf of concerned staff and patients, in response to the move of the West Cumberland Hospital switchboard to Carlisle.    The move, which took place earlier this month, prompted patients and GPs to contact … More Copeland MP raises West Cumberland Hospital switchboard change with Trust

Copeland MP warns there will be outrage in Cumbria if consultant led maternity is withdrawn from WCH  

  Jamie Reed MP has warned Government ministers of the outrage that will be felt by West Cumbrians’ if the Success Regime recommends the withdrawal of 24 hour consultant led maternity services at the West Cumberland Hospital. He planned to share his comments with the House of Commons Chamber as part of an Opposition Day … More Copeland MP warns there will be outrage in Cumbria if consultant led maternity is withdrawn from WCH  

Jamie Reed MP says seat belongs to the people of Copeland

Jamie Reed MP has spoken out to reaffirm his view that the Parliamentary seat he represents belongs to people of Copeland, not to him. His remarks follow the publication of the proposals of the Boundary Review on the 12th September. If accepted, these proposals would see the creation of a new constituency of Whitehaven and Workington, … More Jamie Reed MP says seat belongs to the people of Copeland

Copeland MP urges Success Regime to retain 24 hour consultant led services at West Cumberland Hospital

Copeland MP Jamie Reed has written to Sir Neil McKay, the Chair of the West, North and East Cumbria Success Regime to inform him that he will not endorse the Success Regime if they recommend the removal of 24 hour consultant led services. The letter follows a meeting at the Department of Health last week between … More Copeland MP urges Success Regime to retain 24 hour consultant led services at West Cumberland Hospital

Copeland MP to chair public meeting with Success Regime

West Cumbrian MP, Jamie Reed, has announced his plans to hold a public meeting on the future of Health Services in West Cumbria. The meeting, which will be chaired by the Copeland MP, will see Sir Neil McKay, Programme Chair of the West, North and East Cumbria Success Regime in attendance. Jamie Reed MP decided … More Copeland MP to chair public meeting with Success Regime

Copeland MP unveils Whitehaven AFC’s upgraded facilities

Last Saturday, Jamie Reed MP officially opened Whitehaven AFC’s new third generation (3G) artificial grass pitch (AGP). The Emirates FA Cup was also on show at the opening event.  The project was made possible thanks to a £448,954 grant from the Premier League & The FA Facilities Fund, which provides grants towards developing new or … More Copeland MP unveils Whitehaven AFC’s upgraded facilities

Sellafield: BBC Panorama, Copeland MP Granted ‘Urgent Question’ in Parliament

Copeland MP Jamie Reed has responded to the BBC Panorama investigation into Sellafield, which was broadcast on the evening of Monday 5th September. Mr Reed has submitted and been granted an Urgent Question, which will require Government to attend Parliament later today (Tuesday 6th September at around 12:30pm) to respond to the investigation. As part of … More Sellafield: BBC Panorama, Copeland MP Granted ‘Urgent Question’ in Parliament