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- 10 February 2017
An independent report – asked for by Bristol's Mayor, Marvin Rees – reviewing the budget deficit at Bristol City Council has found that, under previous Mayor George Ferguson, a culture developed in which ‘contentious decisions [were]… not asked for' in the run up to his failed re-election bid.
- 09 February 2017
Kerry supported the Dubs Amendment - moved by a Kindertransport survivor - and opposes the Government's decision to stop accepting refugee children through the programme.
- 08 February 2017
Student nurse applications in England have fallen by almost a quarter, as combined effect of scrapping the bursary and continuing the 1% NHS pay cap pushes nurses into hardship.
- 08 February 2017
In Parliament, Kerry calls on the Government to do more to tackle the housing crisis - after it's repeatedly missed its own targets across the board.
- 07 February 2017
Kerry calls for restrictions on the sale of ivory to stop elephant poaching.
- 06 February 2017
On Saturday, Kerry joined volunteers from Street Life to talk to homeless people and hand out food, clothes, bedding, and toiletries.
- 05 February 2017
Saudi-led attacks in Yemen 'may amount to war crimes', according to the UN; I have signed a letter calling on the Government to suspend sales and licensing until these claims have been investigated.
- 03 February 2017
More than a quarter of children here in Bristol East are currently living in poverty – and experts expect this number to rise by 2020.
- 02 February 2017
Accommodation provided by private sector companies G4S and Serco has been shown to be infested with rats, bed bugs, and mice. It is not acceptable for anyone, no matter how desperate their plight, to be housed in such conditions, nor it is acceptable for companies to profit from exploiting vulnerable people.
- 02 February 2017
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