I had the honour of representing Broxtowe at this years Labour Party conference. The party announced a number of game changing policies to benefit the many and not few. The most ground breaking of these in my opinion was to work towards a path to net zero carbon emissions by 2030, implementing this target into […]Read More Labours Green Industrial Revolution
Five expert websites have all independently confirmed Labour’s Greg Marshall is the only viable alternative to Conservative Darren Henry 1. The YouGov MRP study, published during the campaign and based on the largest, most authoritative representative sample available, has called Broxtowe a two horse race between Greg and his Tory rival from Wiltshire. Both are […]Read More Considering whether to vote tactically in Broxtowe?
I have worked as an NHS nurse for nearly 28 years. Over the last couple of weeks I have read or heard more than once the comment “stop using the NHS as a political football”. I need to be very clear about why that is so offensive to those of us working in the […]Read More Why Lisa Is Voting Greg Marshall
According to his Linkedin profile Broxtowe’s Conservative candidate became a Programme Manager for the outsourcing firm, Carillion, in July 2014 and was based at Great Western Hospitals in Swindon. In September that year, the BBC reported ‘serious issues’ with the company’s performance. The Hospitals’ management subsequently called in lawyers ‘having lost confidence in its […]Read More The Tories and the NHS: Taking Us All to the Cleaners
The current campaign has seen a proliferation of tactical voting websites because of the widespread perception this election is too difficult to call. By contrast the snap poll in 2017, together with the assumption that the Tories were on course to an easy win, meant there was less time or inclination to identify the best […]Read More Tactical Voting Websites: What does it all mean?
Pete from Stapleford I’ve been getting many pro-Remain friends from around the country contacting me because they know I live in Broxtowe. They’re asking me why I am not supporting Anna Soubry. Some of them have been quite surprised by this and I wanted to put them straight. So why I am Voting Labour […]Read More Why I’m Voting for Greg Marshall
Broxtowe Labour spoke with our Parliamentary Candidate Greg Marshall about why he wants to represent his constituency in the House of Commons BL: Hello Greg, why ‘From Broxtowe, For Broxtowe’? GM: The phrase encapsulates why I want to represent this constituency – it is the place I have always called home. I grew up in […]Read More Greg Marshall From Broxtowe For Broxtowe
While the new Prime Minister Boris Johnson praises the country’s golden future as soon as Brexit has been accomplished by 31 October, increasing social inequality in the UK has dropped off the agenda. However, nine years of Conservative and Conservative-led governments have left their mark with many people stranded in abject poverty. The UN special […]Read More The reality of precarious work in Brexit Britain