Labour MP Michael Dugher has been appointed as the new chief executive of UK Music. The former shadow culture secretary, who is standing down at the General Election in June, said he was “thrilled” by the appointment. Mr Dugher, a … Continue reading
Dugher departs as Labour starts election campaign THE DECISION of a second senior Yorkshire MP to stand down tonight threatened to drown out the opening salvos of Labour’s General Election campaign. Read more at: http://www.yorkshirepost.co.uk/news/dugher-departs-as-labour-starts-election-campaign-1-8503941 South Yorkshire MP Michael Dugher … Continue reading
A number of Yorkshire Labour MPs are among those who have condemned that party over its decision not to expel Ken Livingstone following allegations of anti-semitism Former leader Ed Miliband, and former shadow cabinet members Yvette Cooper and Michael Dugher … Continue reading
Michael Dugher: Labour faces credibility ‘meltdown’ over immigration Labour is facing a “meltdown” in credibility among working class voters unless it acknowledges the downsides of mass EU immigration, according to a former Shadow Cabinet member. Leading moderate Michael Dugher also warned … Continue reading
Split deepens over HS2 station THREE SOUTH Yorkshire MPs have waded into the debate over the area’s planned high speed rail station and urged the Government to keep it at Meadowhall. Former Shadow Transport Secretary Michael Dugher, Dan Jarvis and … Continue reading
‘Revenge reshuffle’: Corbyn sacks Barnsley MP Michael Dugher over Syria revolt Michael Dugher became the first casualty of Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn’s shadow cabinet reshuffle as he was sacked from the post of shadow culture secretary. In a message on … Continue reading
Parliamentarians, Michael Dugher included, are entitled to some of our money to assist them in their parliamentary duties.
However, when I spotted these tweets from @Michael DugherMP, I mistook this to be an example of the attitudes to the use of our money common amongst MPs in that, they have little understanding of the rules and appear contemptuous of them!
Michael sent us this Tweet in clarification.
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