Cumbrian MPs Join Forces to Host Parliamentary Cumbria Day

Cumbria’s six Members of Parliament; Jamie Reed, Tim Farron, John Stevenson, John Woodcock, Rory Stewart and Sue Hayman have joined forces to host a Parliamentary event to showcase Cumbrian business and produce. The event, known as ‘Cumbria Day’ will be held in Parliament on 6th December and will be sponsored by the Cumbria Local Enterprise … More Cumbrian MPs Join Forces to Host Parliamentary Cumbria Day

Jamie Reed MP Presents Ennerdale Bridge School with Good Diabetes Care Award

Jamie Reed MP has presented a special award, on behalf of Diabetes UK, to Ennerdale and Kinniside Primary School in celebration of the great care and support that they provide to children and young people with Type 1 diabetes. Diabetes UK’s Good Diabetes Care in School Awards are a new recognition scheme introduced by the … More Jamie Reed MP Presents Ennerdale Bridge School with Good Diabetes Care Award

Jamie Reed MP to Host Health Service Street Stall With Theresa Griffin MEP

West Cumbrian MP, Jamie Reed, has today announced that he will hold a market stall in Whitehaven on Saturday 29th October. He will be joined by Theresa Griffin, Member of European Parliament for the North West of England. The purpose of the stall will be to discuss with shoppers the community campaign to retain and … More Jamie Reed MP to Host Health Service Street Stall With Theresa Griffin MEP

Keswick MP Raises Flood Defences with Government

Jamie Reed, MP for Copeland including Keswick has written to the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs urging the government to take urgent action to reduce the flooding risks facing Copeland and Keswick. Following last year’s devastating floods, the Copeland MP called on Government to apply for EU Solidarity Funding to support … More Keswick MP Raises Flood Defences with Government

Jamie Reed MP Tables Parliamentary Motion on Continuous Glucose Monitors

West Cumbrian MP Jamie Reed has tabled a Parliamentary Motion, known as an Early Day Motion (EDM), setting out the life changing importance of Continuous Glucose Monitors (CGMs) and Flash Glucose Meters to people living with Type 1 Diabetes, and calling on Government to make them available as a right on the NHS for adults … More Jamie Reed MP Tables Parliamentary Motion on Continuous Glucose Monitors

Prime Minister Refuses to Assure 24 Hour Consultant Led Maternity Service

The Prime Minister has responded to Jamie Reed MP’s letter calling for her to intervene to ensure the retention of 24 hour consultant led services at the West Cumberland Hospital She states that “…the Success Regime considers a general consensus exists amongst clinicians that a consultant-led maternity unit is unsustainable in Whitehaven” Consultation exposed as … More Prime Minister Refuses to Assure 24 Hour Consultant Led Maternity Service

Copeland MP Questions Prime Minister Over Maternity Statement

West Cumbrian MP, Jamie Reed, has today tabled a Parliamentary Question to the Prime Minister, following her statement this week that “what matters is a safe maternity service for mother and baby”. The Prime Minister made the statement during this week’s Prime Minister’s Questions, when Victoria Prentis, MP for Banbury, questioned the Prime Minister on … More Copeland MP Questions Prime Minister Over Maternity Statement

Health Minister Witnesses Dangers Of Removing 24 Hour Consultant Led Services From The West Cumberland Hospital

Jamie Reed Calls for Government Intervention West Cumbrian MP, Jamie Reed, has today called upon the Secretary of State for Health, Jeremy Hunt to commit to intervene to ensure the retention and improvement of 24 hour consultant led services at the West Cumberland Hospital.  The renewed call comes after the visit of Health Minister Phillip … More Health Minister Witnesses Dangers Of Removing 24 Hour Consultant Led Services From The West Cumberland Hospital