Rising fairs and continued lack of investment in rail – despite repeated promises from successive Tory Governments – a “betrayal” of northern voters, says Alex

The Transport Secretary’s announcement that he will break his promise on Northern Powerhouse Rail has been slammed by Stockton North MP, Alex Cunningham, as a further betrayal of northern voters…

Continue ReadingRising fairs and continued lack of investment in rail – despite repeated promises from successive Tory Governments – a “betrayal” of northern voters, says Alex

Alex repeats his calls for an Industrial Strategy following news of another plant closure at Seal Sands

Sixty people have lost their jobs with the closure and decommissioning of the Vertellus Specialities chemical plant at Seal Sands. News of the plant’s closure was confirmed to Stockton North…

Continue ReadingAlex repeats his calls for an Industrial Strategy following news of another plant closure at Seal Sands

Give Tees bus drivers equal pay, Alex tells Stagecoach bosses, after it emerges bus drivers on Teesside are being offered more than £1 less an hour than those on Tyneside

“Pay Teesside bus drivers the same as those in the North East” – that’s the message Stockton North MP Alex Cunningham has sent to Stagecoach NE bosses after it emerged…

Continue ReadingGive Tees bus drivers equal pay, Alex tells Stagecoach bosses, after it emerges bus drivers on Teesside are being offered more than £1 less an hour than those on Tyneside