Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Department for Work and Pensions: State Retirement Pensions: Females 18 Oct 2019

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, with reference to the High Court judgment of 3 October 2019 on the increase in the state pension age for women born in the 1950s, what recent discussions she has had with Cabinet colleagues on developing transitional arrangements for those women.
  • Tata Steelworks: Newport 8 Oct 2019

    The Minister is making some laudable points about laudable plans for the future of the steel industry, but does he not agree that closing the only electrical steel plant in the UK makes absolutely no sense in terms of future planning? That is not joined-up thinking at all.
  • Tata Steelworks: Newport 8 Oct 2019

    I thank my hon. Friend and neighbour from Newport East for giving way, and for her powerful speech. This is an issue of importance to people in Newport West, Newport East and across south Wales, and it is a pleasure to hear her speaking about it. The potential closure of Orb in Newport will mean that hundreds of jobs are put at risk, and our people and communities need certainty. I reassure...

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Labour MP for Newport West

Entered the House of Commons on 4 April 2019 — Byelection

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Topics of interest

  • Foreign and Commonwealth Office
  • Department for Work and Pensions
  • Cabinet Office
  • Department for Digital
  • Culture
  • Media and Sport
  • Department for Exiting the European Union
  • Cabinet Office: Travel
  • Ministry of Housing
  • Communities and Local Government: Travel
  • Department for International Development: Travel
  • South Wales Police: Recruitment
  • Ministry of Justice: Travel

Currently held offices

  • Member, Environmental Audit Committee (since 8 May 2019)

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 30 Sep 2019.

1. Employment and earnings
On 23 April 2019, I received £7,803.40 from the Chartered Society of Physiotherapy, 14 Bedford Row, London WC1R 4ED, for work carried out before I was elected to Parliament. (Registered 02 May 2019)
2. (a) Support linked to an MP but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation
Name of donor: Communications Workers Union
Address of donor: Mill St, Newport NP20 5AA

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: use of office premises for the duration of by election campaign, from 25 February 2019 to 5 April 2019, notional value £2,750

Donor status: trade union

(Registered 30 April 2019)

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