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Banking options to be discussed in Wath Post Office open day

AN OPEN day will be held at a post office tomorrow (Friday) to discuss banking options for people affected by two imminent bank closures. Wentworth and Dearne MP John Healey, who has campaigned against the closure of Wath’s HSBC and … Continue reading

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Can the Labour MPS be trusted?

In light of the current snap General Election and the on going Police investigation into the three Labour MPs for electoral expenses fraud after they allegedly failed to declare tens of thousands of pounds spent on recruiting staff to get … Continue reading

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Police probe three Labour MPs for expenses fraud after it’s claimed they failed to declare thousands of pounds spent on staff to get them re-elected

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Police probe three Labour MPs for expenses fraud after it’s claimed they failed to declare thousands of pounds spent on staff to get them re-elected South Yorkshire Police to investigate three MPs for electoral fraud…

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John Healey: Time for new checks and balances over bank branch closures

WE did not have a happy New Year in Wath-upon-Dearne. In January, within a week, HSBC and Yorkshire Bank announced they were shutting, leaving no bank in this proud Dearne Valley village. Wath is known as South Yorkshire’s ‘Queen of … Continue reading

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Election expenses rears it’s head once more

Tory chiefs accused of casting MPs adrift Tory MPs embroiled in controversy over 2015 General Election expenses have hit out at the party’s central office for “cocking up” and then casting them “adrift” as the row rumbles on. The Conservatives … Continue reading

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New rules on MPs hiring their relatives

Strict new rules on MPs employing their spouses and relatives will be revealed by the Commons expenses watchdog this week. The reform, expected to take effect this month, comes amid concerns that Westminster could face a scandal such as that … Continue reading

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Rotherham MPs add to HS2 objections

Rotherham MPs Sir Kevin Barron and John Healey have made a full submission to the Secretary of State for Transport asking for the HS2 route through South Yorkshire to return to the previously chosen Meadowhall route. The Government is minded … Continue reading

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