Labour chooses Hull West and Barnsley East candidate


HESSLE TOWN councillor Emma Hardy has been selected to be Labour’s candidate in Hull West and Hessle following Alan Johnson’s decision not to run. Ms Hardy, a member of Labour’s national policy forum, was chosen ahead of David Prescott, the … Continue reading

Rawmarsh 2014 – Labour out campaigning


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Or….Every picture tells a story? The Labour Party is out campaigning in the Rawmarsh Ward, thought readers might be amused by this photo presented as evidence by John Healey on his twitter feed: Judging by this turnout they must be … Continue reading

Labour’s list of candidates for Yorkshire and The Humber


Yorkshire and The Humber 1.    MCAVAN, Linda 2.    CORBETT, Richard 3.    TUNNICLIFFE , Eleanor 4.    KHAN, Asghar 5.    MIRFIN-BOUKOURIS, Helen 6.    HUGHES , Darren

Daz gets selected/shortlisted?

Darren Hughes

Darren Hughes


Shortlisted MEP Candidate for Yorkshire and the Humber Region. Labour/Coop Party. Chairman of Shield HIV and Rush House Ltd. All tweets in a personal capacity

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Readers shouldn’t miss: Daz the Defector’ Files

From Tales from The Town Hall:

Darren Hughes – One To Watch

(Posted 01/05/12)

Don’t take your eye off Darren Hughes. Look away for just a brief moment and all could have changed. This is the Conservative who was elected to Rotherham Council by supporters in the Anston and Wooodsetts ward in 2008, became leader of the Conservative group on the council, and then quit the Tory Party two years later. Read on…

Linda McAvan MEP urges changes to prevent another PIP Implant scandal

Yorkshire Euro MP demands reform after breast implant scandal

Published on 24 Jan, 2012

In a specially arranged meeting with the European Commission, Yorkshire and Humber Euro MP, Linda McAvan, demanded changes to healthcare regulations across Europe following the breast implant scandal that has affected thousands of women in Britain, France and across the continent.

The scandal began after it was discovered that PIP, a French manufacturer of breast implants, had for years been making and selling implants with cheaper industrial quality silicone rather than the medical grade silicone Read on…….

Credit where it is due!