Frank Field MP
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Article - Published in The Independent - 21 November 2016
Indy
The proposal to penalise older people in social housing who 'underoccupy' their homes - revealed by The Independent – will be delayed by one year
Article - Published in The Guardian - 21 November 2016
Guardian
Labour MP Frank Field, the chair of the work and pensions select committee, asked the Health and Safety Executive to investigate after Hermes, which delivers parcels for retailers including John Lewis and Next, made the request to about 5,000 couriers. If they agree, some could work 20 days without a break starting from Monday. Black Friday is on 25 November.
Press Release - 21 November 2016
Food bank
Feeding Birkenhead has today extended its pioneering Food Bank Plus service to the end of 2018. The service has helped hundreds of people avoid having to make repeat visits to Birkenhead’s food banks, by resolving their crises there and then during a first visit.
Article - Published in The Sun - 17 November 2016
Rip-Off Britain
Veteran campaigner and Labour MP, Frank Field, has written to PM saying the striking move would be a powerful way to fulfil her pledge to help Britain’s struggling
- Published in The Guardian - 17 November 2016
Guardian
The truth is that no government in recent decades has built enough homes. But with post-Brexit interest rates being at the level they are, the prime minister has a mega opportunity to reverse this trend, thereby paving the way for progress on three fronts: boosting the supply of housing to buy or rent, initiating a serious programme of welfare reform, and meeting voters’ wishes for lower immigration.
- Published in The i - 17 November 2016
Indy
An investment and skills-led agenda which reduces the need for overseas workers, without harming the economy, offers Britain's centre-left a major opportunity to apply the lessons it has been served by voters.
Article - Published in The Guardian - 16 November 2016
Guardian
Frank Field asks HMRC to look into ‘racket’ of recruitment agencies’ tax arrangements and recoup any lost revenues
Article - Published in Daily Mirror - 15 November 2016
Mirror
Labour MP Frank Field asked Sports Minister Tracey Crouch about extending full living wage accreditation to all club staff.
Press Release - 14 November 2016
Food bank
Frank today calls on the Government to set itself a target of processing and paying all new unemployment and sickness benefit claims within five days of those claims being made, as a means of cutting the numbers of people having to rely on food banks.
Article - Published in The Guardian - 14 November 2016
Guardian
MP Frank Field calls for five-day target to process applications, saying too many being left for too long without support
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