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Frank Field MP
Your MP for Birkenhead
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Press Release - 08 January 2019
Five years on from the parliamentary inquiry that was conducted by a cross-party group of MPs and Peers, into the growing need for food banks in this country, Frank and Heidi will refresh the inquiry’s findings with a programme of visits to food banks and other frontline community organisations.

Latest from Frank

Press Release - 15 February 2019
Food bank
Meals and activities for children in Birkenhead, and across Wirral, in the school holidays
Press Release - 15 February 2019
Commons Chamber
The two public meetings will take place on Saturday 23rd February and are open to all residents. The first meeting will begin at 9.45am and is being held at St Andrew’s Church Hall, Noctorum. The second meeting will begin at 10.45am and is being held at The Little Centre, Beechwood.
Article - Published in Wirral Globe - 13 February 2019
Wirral Globe
Birkenhead MP Frank Field has requested an urgent meeting with the chief constable to discuss community safety issues following a shooting in his constituency.
Article - Published in Daily Mirror - 12 February 2019
Mirror
Frank Field and Heidi Allen went to Morecambe Bay to hear heart-rending stories of locals hit by Government cuts and frustrated by welfare red tape
Article - Published in Wirral Globe - 06 February 2019
Wirral Globe
A WIRRAL MP's campaign against the injustice of cash machine charges in deprived areas has resulted in major national reform of the service.
Press Release - 04 February 2019
Food bank
In September 2016, Frank published a report on Hermes couriers’ pay and conditions. Following the report’s publication, Frank gained a commitment from the GMB union to pursue an Employment Tribunal claim on behalf of Hermes couriers. The claim was successful and led to the negotiation of a new 'self-employed plus' contract being announced today.
- Published in The Guardian - 28 January 2019
Guardian
The deposit-free mortgages I am proposing would be aimed at those whose net income would increase significantly by moving from renting to buying, and who are not fortunate enough to be able to draw on the ‘Bank of Mum and Dad’, writes Frank Field MP

Frankly Speaking

Frank's Blog from Westminster


04 February 2019
When Parliament gave the Government the green light to hold an in-out referendum on...
26 June 2018
Bob Varney’s family buried him today and a large number of friends and admirers came to bear

Frank's Tweets

MP calls two public meetings on local bus services: https://t.co/FQ2c29BV89

Frank's Campaigns


SHC
Re-establishing a social contract from the ethics of the major world religions
FYT
Preventing poor children becoming poor adults
TCAT Logo
Supporting cathedrals to establish cathedral schools in their cities
Rip-Off Britain
Frank is campaigning against a series of rip-off charges facing ordinary people, and which add to the poverty premium faced by poorer households
JSC
In 2014, Frank was selected to chair the Parliamentary Joint Select Committee on the Government's Draft Modern Slavery Bill
MSER
In 2013, then-Home Secretary, Theresa May, asked Frank to lead an evidence review for the proposed Modern Slavery Bill
APPG
Investigating the root causes behind hunger and demand for food banks
Cool Earth
Protecting rainforests to help combat climate change
Liverpool City Region Child Poverty and Life Chanc
Seeking sustainable solutions to child and family poverty
Cash Machine Charges
Campaign for More Free Cash Machines in Deprived Areas
FYIR
Promoting the vital importance of the foundation years
Balanced Migration
Cross Party Group on Balanced Migration
King James Bible Trust
Celebrating the 400th anniversary of 'The Book That Changed The World'
Poverty and Life Changes
In 2010 Frank chaired the Review, reporting to the Prime Minister

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