Hello, I'm Beth!
I am proud to be Labour's Candidate for Corby and East Northamptonshire, fighting for the community I call home.
Posted on 30th Oct 2018 by in Campaigning
The Tories are slashing funding to Northamptonshire police by £24.8m. When will they learn you can’t protect the public on the cheap?
Posted on 28th Oct 2018 by in Campaigning
Some people say politicians are all the same. I don’t think that’s the case in this constituency. The MP and I have very different views on major issues from fox hunting to the NHS and environmental protections.
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Posted on 20th Oct 2018 by in Campaigning
It was really good to get out and about in Corby today. We had two fantastic campaign sessions where we had the pleasure of welcoming trade unionists from across the region and the brilliant Lilian Greenwood MP ✊ who joined us from her Nottingham South constituency.
We had lots of great conversations and lots of issues raised that we’ll try to take up
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Posted on 19th Oct 2018 by in Campaigning
The bridge has just reopened and I am genuinely so, so, so pleased. This is really good news for people like me who use the bridge regularly and for local small business owners, who I’ve been supporting all year.
Posted on 18th Oct 2018 by in Campaigning
I am really disappointed that last night our MP voted to keep the impact assessment of Universal Credit, affecting 7,951 of his own constituents, a secret. He joined 298, mainly Conservative MPs, to win the vote by just 20.
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Posted on 13th Oct 2018 by in Campaigning
Everyone deserves to feel safe in their homes and communities. It's something I feel really strongly about. Street Watch is 'a bit like Neighbourhood Watch but on legs.' It's groups of volunteers, passionate about their area supporting PCSOs and community officers. It's a community patrol initiative that helps you make a difference where you live, just walking around your neighbourhood, which can really help.
Posted on 7th Oct 2018 by in Campaigning
Thank you to the local residents, business owners and Network Rail for attending my meeting on Friday.