Michael Dugher MP

Working hard for Barnsley East

2010

Michael Dugher attended a public meeting in Worsbrough on Friday to discuss the threat of the local library closing due to the coalition government's savage cuts to Barnsley Council's budget.

Michael attends public meetings against local library closures in Worsbrough and Darfield

Michael Dugher attended a public meeting in Worsbrough on Friday to discuss the threat of the local library closing due to the coalition government's savage cuts to Barnsley Council's budget.... Read more

Michael Dugher attended the Annual South Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Awards last night held at the Metrodome in Barnsley.

The event was also attended by the Chair of South Yorkshire Fire Authority, Councillor Jim Andrews, and the Mayor of Barnsley, Margaret Sheard.  The special guest at the event was World Cup Final referee Howard Webb.

 

 

Michael Dugher attends the annual South Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Awards

Michael Dugher attended the Annual South Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Awards last night held at the Metrodome in Barnsley. The event was also attended by the Chair of South Yorkshire... Read more

The Centre for Regional Economic and Social Research at Sheffield Hallam University has published a great new report titled Tackling Worklessness in Britain’s Weaker Local Economies.

Tackling Worklessness in Britain’s Weaker Local Economies

The Centre for Regional Economic and Social Research at Sheffield Hallam University has published a great new report titled Tackling Worklessness in Britain’s Weaker Local Economies. Read more


The Financial Times is reporting today that the Government is close to approving the privatisation of all civil search-and-rescue helicopter missions. 

Consortium could take over search-and-rescue helicopter missions

The Financial Times is reporting today that the Government is close to approving the privatisation of all civil search-and-rescue helicopter missions.  Read more

David Cameron performed a sharp U-turn today by removing his personal photographer and filmmaker from the government’s payroll following criticism about the appointment of “vanity staff” to civil service posts.

Cameron makes U-turn on vanity staff

David Cameron performed a sharp U-turn today by removing his personal photographer and filmmaker from the government’s payroll following criticism about the appointment of “vanity staff” to civil service posts.... Read more

Michael Dugher was on Dean Pepall’s BBC Radio Sheffield show today discussing the impact of the Government’s cuts to local hospitals. To listen to the full interview, click here and scroll to 38.12.

Michael Dugher criticises the Government’s cuts to NHS funding on Dean Pepall’s BBC Radio Sheffield show

Michael Dugher was on Dean Pepall’s BBC Radio Sheffield show today discussing the impact of the Government’s cuts to local hospitals. To listen to the full interview, click here and scroll to... Read more

Michael Dugher attended a Tesco for Schools & Clubs event on Friday 12 November to present some fantastic new sports, art and computer equipment to teachers and pupils from four local schools in Barnsley.

Michael Dugher presents free equipment to local schools in Barnsley

Michael Dugher attended a Tesco for Schools & Clubs event on Friday 12 November to present some fantastic new sports, art and computer equipment to teachers and pupils from four local schools... Read more

The Cabinet Secretary, Sir Gus O’Donnell, has replied to Michael Dugher’s letter regarding David Cameron appointing his own “vanity staff” at the tax-payers’ expense.

Cabinet Secretary acquiesces to Cameron appointing his own ‘vanity’ staff

The Cabinet Secretary, Sir Gus O’Donnell, has replied to Michael Dugher’s letter regarding David Cameron appointing his own “vanity staff” at the tax-payers’ expense. Read more

The Prime Minister David Cameron is currently in China on a trade  trip, but the Telegraph is reporting that he has left his personal photographer in London amid the growing dispute over his employment of "vanity staff" at the tax-payers’ expense.

Cameron's China trade trip dogged by 'vanity staff' row

The Prime Minister David Cameron is currently in China on a trade  trip, but the Telegraph is reporting that he has left his personal photographer in London amid the growing dispute over... Read more

The Sunday Times and the Independent on Sunday are both reporting today on Michael Dugher’s letterto the Cabinet Secretary to ask if David Cameron’s appointment of his own vanity photographer and film-maker is in accordance with official Civil Service rules. 

More coverage of Michael Dugher's letter to the Cabinet Secretary over Cameron’s appointment of his own vanity photographer and film-maker

The Sunday Times and the Independent on Sunday are both reporting today on Michael Dugher’s letterto the Cabinet Secretary to ask if David Cameron’s appointment of his own vanity photographer and film-maker is in... Read more

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