Michael Dugher MP

Working hard for Barnsley East

2010

The Daily Mirror has reported that the Home Office Minister, Pauline Neville-Jones, was blocked by MI5 from becoming National Security Adviser to the Prime Minister due to her links to a wanted billionaire Russian oligarch, Mikhail Chernoy.

Michael Dugher gives his reaction to reports that Tory Minister was blocked by MI5 from becoming National Security Advisor

The Daily Mirror has reported that the Home Office Minister, Pauline Neville-Jones, was blocked by MI5 from becoming National Security Adviser to the Prime Minister due to her links to a... Read more

The NHS is being put at risk with unnecessary bureaucratic changes by the Government. Patients will face a future with no limits on waiting times for the care they need plus new postcode lotteries.

Michael Dugher backs campaign to Defend our NHS

The NHS is being put at risk with unnecessary bureaucratic changes by the Government. Patients will face a future with no limits on waiting times for the care they need plus... Read more

Last week saw the first 'evidence session' of thePublic Administration Select Committee. As well as taking important evidence from representatives of the main civil service trade unions, the Committee questioned two senior Conservative Ministers who attend the Cabinet. 

Michael Dugher questions Cabinet Ministers about cuts in public services

Last week saw the first 'evidence session' of thePublic Administration Select Committee. As well as taking important evidence from representatives of the main civil service trade unions, the Committee questioned... Read more

Michael Dugher MP is seeking urgent talks with Barnsley council due to concerns about the disruption caused to local businesses by a construction site in Hoyland.  One business, Little M’s deli, has already been forced to close. 

Michael Dugher seeks urgent talks with council after concerns over disruption to Hoyland businesses

Michael Dugher MP is seeking urgent talks with Barnsley council due to concerns about the disruption caused to local businesses by a construction site in Hoyland.  One business, Little M’s... Read more

Michael Dugher is supporting Yvette Cooper’s new campaign, Britain’s Lost Talent, and is urging people tosign up

Michael Dugher MP urges people to sign up to Britain’s Lost Talent campaign

Michael Dugher is supporting Yvette Cooper’s new campaign, Britain’s Lost Talent, and is urging people tosign up.  Read more

On Friday 23 July Michael Dugher MP visited the Carlton Brick company in Grimethorpe. The company has been producing construction bricks since the late 40s and currently employs over 60 people from the surrounding area. 

Michael Dugher visits local brick company in Grimethorpe

On Friday 23 July Michael Dugher MP visited the Carlton Brick company in Grimethorpe. The company has been producing construction bricks since the late 40s and currently employs over 60 people from... Read more

The Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg made another gaffe in Parliament yesterday when he called the conflict in Iraq illegal.  Mr Clegg made the blunder when he was standing in for David Cameron at Prime Minister’s Questions. Number 10 later released a statement saying that the Deputy Prime Minister had only expressed a “personal” view.

Michael Dugher MP gives his reaction to the Deputy Prime Minister’s latest gaffe

The Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg made another gaffe in Parliament yesterday when he called the conflict in Iraq illegal.  Mr Clegg made the blunder when he was standing in... Read more

On Saturday 17 July Michael Dugher MP and his family were delighted to attend the Annual Cudworth Tea in the Park.

Michael Dugher MP and the Mayor of Barnsley open the Annual Cudworth Tea in the Park

On Saturday 17 July Michael Dugher MP and his family were delighted to attend the Annual Cudworth Tea in the Park. Read more

The coalition Government announced a review of key counter-terrorism and security powers in a statement to the House of Commons on 13 July. 

Intervention during Statement on Counter-terrorism and Security Powers

The coalition Government announced a review of key counter-terrorism and security powers in a statement to the House of Commons on 13 July.  Read more

Yesterday, Michael Dugher, the MP for Barnsley East, pledged his support to patients needing lifesaving stem cell transplants by signing up as a donor on the Anthony Nolan register.

Michael Dugher MP launches campaign to encourage people to sign up to the Anthony Nolan Register

Yesterday, Michael Dugher, the MP for Barnsley East, pledged his support to patients needing lifesaving stem cell transplants by signing up as a donor on the Anthony Nolan register. Read more

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