Hello, I'm Beth!

I am proud to be Labour's Candidate for Corby and East Northamptonshire, fighting for the community I call home.

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Stop Tory Police Cuts

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? 

Tagged as: police, cuts

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Love Is Love 💕

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. 

Tagged as: LGBT+

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Campaigning with Lillian Greenwood MP

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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The Bridge is Open!!

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.

 

Tagged as: corby, old village, bridge, network rail

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Universal Credit - What is our MP hiding?

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.

Tagged as: universal credit

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Launching Street Watch! Get Involved!

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.

Tagged as: crime, community, police, street watch,

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Network Rail respond to bridge closure

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.

Tagged as: corby, old village, bridge, network rail

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Leaders speech at Conservative Party Conference

Posted on 4th Oct 2018 by in Campaigning

I was disappointed with our Prime Minister’s speech (and her dancing!) yesterday.

 

Tagged as: conservative, NHS, crisis, brexit

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