Entries by Stuart Harris

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Wave Maiden nominated for parliamentary pub of year by City MP

Stephen Morgan MP nominates the Wave Maiden in Southsea for the prestigious Parliamentary Pub of the Year The national awards, which culminate in a final at the House of Commons, offer all Members of Parliament the opportunity to nominate their constituency’s favourite boozer. This award focuses on celebrating pubs in our community and Stephen Morgan […]

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“Tackling Climate Change must always be our priority” – City MP speaks out after his action at conference

The 2019 Labour Party Conference, held in Brighton, came to an end last week. City MP, Stephen Morgan honed his focus on climate change issues and acted on matters including urban green spaces and the role that local authorities play in tackling climate change. Mr Morgan’s long running commitment to climate activism was the reason […]

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City MP visits BAE Systems at Broad Oak

Portsmouth MP Stephen Morgan visited our Broad Oak site earlier today (Monday 30 September), to find out more about BAE Systems capabilities in the city, and speak to colleagues and unions. Stephen had a tour of the site, where he visited the Manufacturing Hall and Micro-electronics Labs, and spent time talking to some of our […]

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Labour to end universal credit misery

Universal Credit is causing misery and hardship wherever it is rolled out. Today Labour confirmed that when in Government they will scrap it and replace it with a social security system dedicated to dignity, universalism and ending poverty. The party has announced they will implement an emergency package of reforms to mitigate some of the […]

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Now the courts have stood up for the people too

Responding to the Supreme Court’s decision that the proroguing of parliament was “unlawful, void and of no effect”, Stephen Morgan MP Member of Parliament for Portsmouth South said: “Mr Johnson has been called out today by the Supreme Court, the highest court in these islands. No one is above the law, especially those in high […]

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“We need less talk and more action” – City MP says at Portsmouth Climate Strike

In delivering his rousing speech as the only MP present, Stephen Morgan joined over a thousand attendees in urging more decisive action when it comes to tackling the worlds most pressing matter – climate change. The event, which took place in Guildhall square in blazing sunshine unusual for September, is part of a nationwide demonstration […]

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Inspiring Fratton Awards branded success following first ever ceremony

As part of the Fratton Family Festival, Stephen Morgan MP has awarded 11 upstanding members of the community with Inspiring Fratton Awards. The awards, which were pioneered by the local-born MP and Fratton Big Local, have commended members of the community that have a long-running connection with the ward and who have gone above and […]

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“We need a serious overhaul of the way we think about waste” as City MP signs Manchester Declaration

Shadow Communities Minister, Stephen Morgan MP has pledged support for a fresh, green campaign aimed at making our household goods easier to repair and less disposable.  Mr Morgan is one of the first MPs to add his name to “The Manchester Declaration”, an open letter aimed at manufacturers, policy makers and designers seeking to make […]

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“A stain on our society” City MP brands new figures showing 80% rise in homeless children

New national analysis on the number of children in temporary accommodation has highlighted the complete failure of the Tory Government to deal with this important issue despite the Conservatives saying their success will be judged by how ‘we care for the weakest and most vulnerable at home.’ Figures buried in the website of the Ministry […]