July’s edition of my E-Newsletter

Check out the recent edition of my e-newsletter here. This edition contains an update on my activities across the constituency and in Parliament, including news on the Saddleworth Moorland fire, continuing rail disruption at Greenfield and chaos at the Department of Work & Pensions.

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Liane Singleton Petition

I am backing a public petition to the House of Commons which is demanding that Paul Stowers, who murdered Oldham teenager Liane Singleton in 1998, should be refused parole. The petition was presented to the House of Commons yesterday by Jim McMahon MP. We’re all really grateful to Jim for

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Notice for Constituents

I wanted to let you know of an upcoming surgery on my hip which will impact on my availability over the next couple of months. I have been experiencing severe hip pain over the last three years, for which I have been receiving excellent NHS treatment at regular intervals. Just over a year ago I

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Saddleworth Moor Fire Statement

The news of the Saddleworth Moor fire and impact on local communities is devastating. I am in touch with both the police and fire service and I will continue to monitor the situation. I have just spoken with Assistant Chief Fire Officer, Tony Hunter regarding the Saddleworth Moor Fire. Over 7

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Debbie backs Clean Air Day for heart health

I am encouraging everyone to help improve air quality for all by ditching their cars and getting active on Clean Air Day which is today. Constituents in Oldham East and Saddleworth are encouraged to cycle or walk, when and if they can. This will limit their pollution contribution

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June’s edition of my E-Newsletter

Check out the recent edition of my e-newsletter here. This edition contains information on the EU Withdrawal Bill, recent #RailFail for passengers from Greenfield, my Annual Summer School as well as constituency and parliamentary news, including an update on ShopDirect. For more regular

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Local MP predicts ‘havoc’ for Greenfield commuters

I am very concerned the new rail timetables, due to start on May 20, will ‘play havoc’ with the family lives of commuters using Greenfield station. I have been campaigning to get better rolling stock, fares, and access for people with mobility issues at Greenfield Station. It’s really good that

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Violence at the Gaza/Israeli border

I have been contacted by many constituents regarding the horrific violence at the Gaza/Israeli border.   In recent days, 60 Palestinians have been killed with thousands injured. Many of us have been appalled by the scenes throughout the last six weeks, and by the deaths and injuries

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