Tom Brake Puts RMT on the spot over Rail Crisis

key_RMT_crisis.jpgTom Brake MP, along with the Leader of the Sutton Council, Ruth Dombey, hosted Jeff Slee, a member of the RMT National Executive Council, for a public meeting on rail strikes on February 16th. This follows on from Tom's recent public meeting with Southern Rail Managers.

 

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Met chief "facing some of greatest ever challenges in policing" - Lib Dems

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Caroline Pidgeon, Liberal Democrat Londonwide Assembly Member, said that Cressida Dick deserves "every support" as Commissioner for the Metropolitan Police Service and the Met’s very first woman Commissioner.

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Brake goes red for World Encephalitis Day

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Tom Brake, MP for Carshalton and Wallington, joined millions across the globe by wearing red and shining a light on Encephalitis.

 

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Lib Dems: Teachers need pay rise to address shortages

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Responding to a report by the MPs' Education Committee that teacher shortages in England are getting worse, Liberal Democrat Shadow Education Secretary John Pugh said that teachers need a pay rise. 

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Budget: Lib Dems demand emergency £4bn for NHS and social care

The Liberal Democrats have called for an extra £4bn funding in this week’s Budget for the NHS and Social Care services to tackle the crisis emerging across the country.

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Gibraltar - between a rock and a hard place

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Tom Brake, MP for Carshalton and Wallington, met Senior Ministers in Gibraltar this week to discuss the impact of Brexit for the territory.

 

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Lamb attacks shocking increase in hospital and ambulance waits

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Former Health minister Norman Lamb, Liberal Democrat Health spokesperson, has hit out after a slew of fresh government health data showed that ambulance waiting times have shot up.

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Brake - Government Accused over Southern Rail Spin

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Tom Brake, MP for Carshalton and Wallington, has blasted Epsom MP and senior Transport Minister Chris Grayling for spin over a £20 million rail announcement last year.

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Brake - treatment of British-Iranian national ‘cruel’.

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Tom Brake has joined calls for Iran to ‘unconditionally and immediately’ release British-Iranian national Nazanin Zaghari Ratcliffe, who was imprisoned on spurious national security charges.

 

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