Michael Dugher MP

Working hard for Barnsley East

2013

Michael took to the streets of Dewsbury and Barnsley today, alongside Dan Jarvis MP, energy campaigners and Labour Party activists for a day of action.

Michael campaigns in Barnsley and Dewsbury on Labour's day of action

Michael took to the streets of Dewsbury and Barnsley today, alongside Dan Jarvis MP, energy campaigners and Labour Party activists for a day of action. Read more

Michael attended and said a few words at the Blacker Hill War Memorial today.

Michael and everyone in attendance paid tribute to those who were killed, injured and affected during World War I.

A ceremony was led by Reverend Lamb, after which Albert Bishop unveiled a plaque and wreaths were laid by Chris Davis and Michael.

Michael attends Blacker Hill War Memorial

Michael attended and said a few words at the Blacker Hill War Memorial today. Michael and everyone in attendance paid tribute to those who were killed, injured and affected during...

As reported in the Barnsley News and Sport, Michael has condemned the Tory-led Government for watering down Labour’s measures to combat anti-social behaviour.

Michael condemns Tories as soft on anti-social behaviour

As reported in the Barnsley News and Sport, Michael has condemned the Tory-led Government for watering down Labour’s measures to combat anti-social behaviour. Read more

As reported in the Barnsley Chronicle, Michael has announced the school winners of his annual Christmas card competition. These school winners will now form a shortlist from which an overall winner will be selected and the designer of the overall winning card will receive a special prize.

Michael announces the school winners of his annual Christmas card competition

As reported in the Barnsley Chronicle, Michael has announced the school winners of his annual Christmas card competition. These school winners will now form a shortlist from which an overall... Read more

As reported in the South Yorkshire Times and Barnsley News and Sport, Michael has vowed to continue the campaign for an energy price freeze for ripped of customers with a day of action in Barnsley town centre.

Michael vows to continue the campaign with a day of action

As reported in the South Yorkshire Times and Barnsley News and Sport, Michael has vowed to continue the campaign for an energy price freeze for ripped of customers with a day of action... Read more

Michael met with Allison Andrews & Allison Taylor who run the After School Club at Worsbrough library today. He was joined by Councillor John Clarke.

Michael visits the After School Club at Worsbrough library

Michael met with Allison Andrews & Allison Taylor who run the After School Club at Worsbrough library today. He was joined by Councillor John Clarke. Read more

Following the revelations that senior Conservative MP Mark Pritchard allegedly offered to use his political contacts to set up business deals, Michael has written a blog for Labour List about the need for new rules and new limits on MPs' second jobs.

You can read Michael's blog in full here.

The Pritchard investigation shows once again why we need action on MPs’ second jobs

Following the revelations that senior Conservative MP Mark Pritchard allegedly offered to use his political contacts to set up business deals, Michael has written a blog for Labour List about...

Tonight I voted for a motion that called on the Government to freeze electricity and gas prices for 20 months whilst legislation is introduced to reform the market.

Michael vows to continue the campaign with a day of action after the Government votes down energy price freeze for ripped-off customers

Tonight I voted for a motion that called on the Government to freeze electricity and gas prices for 20 months whilst legislation is introduced to reform the market. Read more

As reported in the Barnsley Chronicle, Michael has raised concerns about public safety as hundreds of convicted criminals in the South Yorkshire Probation Trust area, many of them guilty of serious crimes including robbery, sex attacks and burglaries, could soon be supervised by G4S and Serco, as the Tory Government privatises the Probation Service.

Michael raises concerns over Government plans to privatise probation services

As reported in the Barnsley Chronicle, Michael has raised concerns about public safety as hundreds of convicted criminals in the South Yorkshire Probation Trust area, many of them guilty of... Read more

As reported in the Barnsley Chronicle, Michael has criticised the Government for their failure to tackle the cost of living crisis, as recent figures show a record increase in those receiving help from foodbanks.

The number of those turning to foodbanks increases

As reported in the Barnsley Chronicle, Michael has criticised the Government for their failure to tackle the cost of living crisis, as recent figures show a record increase in those... Read more

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