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“IT PROVES THAT DUNKEY DROPS TAKE WICKETS!”

Andrew George gratefully received the trophy for the best bowler in the Leedstown Cricket Club 1XI again at the Club’s end of season awards event at the weekend (topping the Team’s bowling averages for the 28 wickets he took during

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SCOTTISH REFERENDUM – MAJOR OPPORTUNITY FOR CORNWALL

  West Cornwall MP, Andrew George, has called on the Cornish community to prepare itself to mount a campaign for devolution whatever the outcome of the Scottish referendum.   Mr George who has consistently campaigned for more powers to a

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MP HOPES TO CUT THE BEDROOM TAX

PRIVATE MEMBERS’ BILL – “AFFORDABLE HOMES BILL” – NEWS UPDATE The MP who has the first Private Members’ Bill will seek support from fellow MPs to cut the bedroom tax when it is debated in the House of Commons next

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SAFE “NURSE RATIO” IS HIGH PRIORITY – GEORGE URGES HEALTH MINISTERS

Health Select Committee Member and leading campaigner for safe registered nurse staffing in hospitals, Andrew George MP, is urging Ministers to take note of a report which shows that the number of nurses and the ratio of registered nurses to

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LEARN FROM LONGREACH KEEP PRIVATE PROFIT OUT OF PUBLIC NHS

West Cornwall MP, and Member of the House of Commons Health Select Committee, Andrew George, has warned of “the dire consequences of NHS privatisation” in response to Redruth’s Longreach Mental Health Unit not being expected to reopen until at least November.

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GEORGE URGES PRIME MINISTER TO DEPLOY RFA ARGUS TO GAZA

West Cornwall MP, Andrew George, has stepped up his campaign for the Government to send the Royal Navy hospital ship RFA Argus to Gaza. Mr George has now written to the Prime Minister, David Cameron, to call for the immediate

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ANDREW GEORGE MP – CASEWORK SURGERIES

West Cornwall MP, Andrew George, has published his latest forthcoming Autumn and Winter 2014 casework surgeries. As well as the approximately 3,000 new cases he takes us through phone calls, letters, emails and visits to his office he takes up

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ISRAELI “TERRORISTS” MUST BE STOPPED – GEORGE

Local MP, Andrew George, has written to the Prime Minister urging the United Kingdom to show international leadership to condemn and face down the Israeli onslaught in Gaza. Mr George has described the Israeli Government’s military invasion of Gaza a

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ST MICHAEL’S HOSPITAL: “CHOOSE IT AND USE IT”!

GEORGE URGES LOCAL COMMUNITY AND PATIENTS TO GET BEHIND THEIR LOCAL HOSPITALS Further to his earlier news release, West Cornwall MP, Andrew George, made the following statement after touring St Michael’s Hospital with Royal Cornwall Hospitals Trust Chief Executive, Lezli

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GEORGE WELCOMES LIB DEMS BEDROOM TAX PUSH

‘Bedroom Tax’ rebel, Andrew George MP, welcomed his (Liberal Democrats) Party’s review of the Spare Room Subsidy “Bedroom Tax”, (especially after The Department for Work and Pensions analysis showed nearly 60% of the 550,000 tenants affected by the Bedroom Tax

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  • The most important part of our election strategy… October 1, 2014
    Let me put this bluntly. If we as a party don’t get our backsides into gear and fight the campaign of our lives over the next few months, the horror story that’s been unfolding in front of our eyes at the Tory Conference could be a reality. That could be our government. I don’t think […]
    Caron Lindsay
  • Cameron and the Tories show us what Government by Daily Mail would look like October 1, 2014
    It seems very strange to have watched three leaders’ speeches before our own Conference has started. We normally go first in the Conference season but thanks to Mr Alex Salmond and his choice of referendum date, we are bringing this conference season to an end. For once, Nick Clegg gets the chance to have the […]
    Caron Lindsay